CTAN update: expl3

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Sun May 23 18:01:11 CEST 2010

the daemon grumbles about being awakened in such bright sunlight, but
deigns to say:

> The following information was provided by the package's contributor.
> Name of contribution: expl3
> Author's name: LaTeX3 Project
> Author's email: latex-team at latex-project.org
> Location on CTAN: /macros/latex/contrib/expl3/
> Summary description: Packages supporting LaTeX3 programming conventions
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
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> This release (SVN 1925)
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> This is an intermediate release of expl3.
> \cs_set:Nn and related functions are removed in this release:
> all internal functions now need to be defined using 
> \cs_set:Npn, etc., fully listing the arguments required.
> A bug in \ior_close:N, which caused knock-on problems with
> \file_if_exist:nTF and potentially with the LaTeX2e \label
> system is also fixed.
> Some bugs in the l3box module are also addressed and the logic
> improved.
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> The LaTeX3 Project
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thanks for the upload.  i have installed the files and updated the
catalogue repository.

> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
>   http://mirror.ctan.org/help/Catalogue/entries/expl3.html
> or they may browse the package directory at
>   http://mirror.ctan.org/macros/latex/contrib/expl3/

there will be some delay before the updates will reach all mirror sites.

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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