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CTAN update: upmendex

Date: March 5, 2023 1:31:33 PM CET
Takuji Tanaka submitted an update to the upmendex package. Version: 1.07 License: bsd3 Summary description: Multilingual index processor Announcement text:
upmendex update from v1.00 to v1.07 * Modify heuristic detection of page number types for ambiguous ones between roman number and alphabet. * Support U+1B132, U+1B155 Hiragana/Katakana Letter Small Ko, U+1B11F..1B122 Hiragana/Katakana Letter Archaic Wu, Yi, Ye, and U+1B001 Hiragana Letter Archaic Ye. * Support U+0626 Arabic Letter Yeh with Hamza Above for Uyghur. * Support U+0149 Latin Small Letter N Preceded by Apostrophe for Afrikaans. * Support digraphs dd, ff, ng, ph, rh for Welsh. * Add Latin Extended-F and -G, CJK Unified Ideograph Extension H, Cyrillic Extended-D, Devanagari Extended-A and Arabic Extended-C. * Strict check for dotted/dotless I/i in Turkish. * Strict check for Thai reordering. * Add parameter option "@" to character_order, which denotes character order is defined by icu_rules. * Better treatment for Marathi KSSA, JNYA. * Improve detection of hanzi header to support Chinese polyphone.
The package’s Catalogue entry can be viewed at https://ctan.org/pkg/upmendex The package’s files themselves can be inspected at https://mirrors.ctan.org/indexing/upmendex/
Thanks for the upload. For the CTAN Team Petra Rübe-Pugliese
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upmendex – Multilingual index processor

The package is a multilingual index processor with the following features:

  • Mostly compatible with makeindex and upper compatible with mendex.
  • Supports UTF-8 and works with up, XeLaTeX and Lua.
  • Supports Latin (including non-English), Greek, Cyrillic, Korean Hangul and Chinese Han (Hanzi ideographs) scripts, as well as Japanese Kana.
  • Supports Devanagari, Thai, Arabic and Hebrew scripts (experimental).
  • Supports four kinds of sort orders (Pinyin, Radical-Stroke, Stroke and Zhuyin) for Chinese Han scripts (Hanzi ideographs).
  • Applies International Components for Unicode (ICU) for sorting process.

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