tracklang package FAQ

This is the FAQ for the tracklang package. See also the bug tracker (tracklang category) and Localisation with tracklang.tex.


What’s the purpose of tracklang? 🔗

The purpose of tracklang is to provide a common interface to query the document localisation information. This is described in more detail in Localisation with tracklang.tex.

2020-07-01 14:43:28


Why doesn’t tracklang detect \babelprovide? 🔗

The problem is described in Localisation with tracklang.tex. (Basically, babel doesn’t currently provide a convenient way for another package to detect if \babelprovide has been used.)

2020-07-01 14:51:38


Does tracklang provide translations? 🔗

No. Its purpose is simply to provide a framework to help packages detect which document languages have been specified.

2020-07-01 15:01:23