Bug 987214 - misleading comments in language.dat
misleading comments in language.dat
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: texlive-texmf (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jindrich Novy
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2013-07-22 21:50 EDT by Peter Backes
Modified: 2015-02-17 11:19 EST (History)
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Description Peter Backes 2013-07-22 21:50:19 EDT
Description of problem:
the file /usr/share/texlive/texmf-dist/tex/generic/config/language.dat as shipped contains only the essential languages, but should contain all of them.

Obviously, more languages should be there:

% The premade texmf/tex/generic/config/language.dat* files (where you
% might be reading this) in the distribution was generated with all
% languages enabled.  It is used when running live.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. run jadetex on some non-English (for example, German) text

Actual results:
WARNING!! patterns for german not in format file
WARNING!! - add them in language.dat and rebuild

Expected results:
no warnings

Additional info:
language.dat.lua, on the other hand, seems complete
Comment 1 Peter Backes 2013-07-23 05:21:13 EDT
OK I see I have to install texlive-hyphen-*. Perhaps it would be good to have some sort of hint in the languages.dat file about this. The comment "generated with all languages enabled" is quite misleading.
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