CTAN update: expl3

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at dante.de
Thu Apr 28 10:38:57 CEST 2011

the daemon tells me:

> The following information was provided by the package's contributor.
> Name of contribution: expl3
> Author's name: LaTeX3 Project
> 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 2155)
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> This release features a revised l3seq module using a new
> internal structure for sequences. The functionality should
> remain the same in this module, with the exception of the 
> functions \seq_top:NN and \seq_display:N, which are depreciated.
> The new implementation handles braces more consistently, and
> performance is enhanced.
> A number of bug fixes and performance enhancements have also
> been added to basic functions such as \prg_return(true|false):.
> Again, there should be no change in functionality but
> performance and reliability should be improved.

thanks for the upload; i've installed the new version and updated the
catalogue repository.

> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
>   http://www.tex.ac.uk/tex-archive/help/Catalogue/entries/expl3.html
> or they may browse the package directory at
>   http://www.tex.ac.uk/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/expl3/

The catalogue entry will change (somewhat) overnight tonight.

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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