CTAN Update: l3build + l3kernel + l3packages + l3experimental

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at ctan.org
Mon May 15 17:01:40 CEST 2017

The LaTeX Team  submitted an update to the

      l3build, l3kernel, l3packages, and l3experimental


Version:  2017-05-13
License:  lppl1.3c

Summary description:  LaTeX3 Base System

Announcement text:

 Release 2017-05-13

  - xparse "e" type argument now generates one TeX (#) result
    per 'embellishment' (breaking change)

  - Fix issue when l3regex is used with Kanji characters ((u)pTeX)

  - Box affine transformations are now stable

  - Rename \box_resize:Nnn => \box_resize_to_ht_plus_dp:Nnn

  - Internal improvements in l3regex

  - Experimental interface for setting random seed

  - Tweaks to l3(x)dvipdfmx driver

  - Improvements in l3build documentation for advanced use cases


The package’s Catalogue entry can be viewed at

The package’s files themselves can be inspected at


   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Petra Rübe-Pugliese


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