Package texlive-ptex

A TeX system for publishing in Japanese

http://tug.org/texlive/

PTeX adds features related to vertical writing, and deals with
other problems in typesetting Japanese. A set of additions to a
TEXMF tree, for use with PTeX, may be found in package PTeX-
texmf. PTeX is distributed as WEB change files.

Version: 20210325

General Commands

eptex alias for ptex
makejvf Make Japanese VF file from Japanese TeX TFM file
mendex Japanese index processor
platex-dev alias for latex-dev
ppltotf Create Japanese pTeX font metric (JFM)
ptex Japanese "Publishing TeX"
ptftopl Convert Japanese pTeX font metric (JFM) files to propery list