Managing multi-language LaTeX documents

I’d like to maintain one of my presentation in German as well as in English without having to deal with multiple documents. As I use babel anyway, I of course want to use the language defined for it.

I asked in TSX and egreg came up with the perfect solution, Heiko Oberdiek’s iflang package.

\tr{Deutscher Text}{English text}

This solution works well, in the case of five or ten languages I’d probably use a template engine.


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