MacDevnag is a port to Mac OS X of the devnag
program, a preprocessor for
the Devanagari for
TeX package. It exposes a nice user interface
letting you select the input file and process it.
It is also scriptable which makes it possible
to drive the program from an AppleScript script or from an
external text editor.
designed to preprocess input files containing Sanskrit or
Hindi transliterated text. In order to use the
devanagari package and produce Sanskrit
with LaTeX, one must prepare an input file with a .dn
extension containing the
transliteration of your text. This file is then
preprocessed by MacDevnag before it is typeset
with TeX or LaTeX.
The original Unix utility 'devnag' has been
Velthuis (c) 1991-1998 University of
Groningen, The Netherlands, 2000. It is now
maintained by John
Smith (visit his
page which contains the electronic text of the
Mahabharata, a version of the Ramayana,
and a lot of fonts and utility
programs). It can be found on
the CTAN (Comprehensive TeX Archive Network). It is
included in the distribution of the Devanagari
package for TeX or LaTeX. See for instance:
MacDevnag is written and maintained by
Mac OS X version
MacDevnag is based on devnag.c v2.0. It is a
bundled application with integrated help.
Version for Mac OS X 10.11 or greater (El Capitan,
Sierra, High Sierra, Mojave, Catalina, etc.) :
The version for older OSX systems is still
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Date: 2020-10-17 16:48:56