CTAN update: xcolor

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Tue Nov 2 20:16:10 CET 2021

The LaTeX Team  submitted an update to the



Version number: 2.13 2021-10-31
License type: lppl1.2

Summary description: Driver-independent color extensions for LaTeX and pdfLaTeX

Announcement text:

Update to xcolor to address reported issues.

2021/10/31 v2.13
* Bugfixes (LaTeX Team)
    - use \@backslashchar color rather than \string\color to
	generate internal csnames, to avoid relying on the
	current setting	of \escapechar
    - Declare dvisvgm option to match graphics and color packages.
	Make dvipdfm an alias for dvipdfmx
    - Modify \XC at info to avoid spurious text from \colorlet{foo}{.!50}


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   Thanks for the upload.

     For the CTAN Team
    Manfred Lotz

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