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Publications in 2012


TUG 2012 Conference (Boston, USA)

E-TeX: Guidelines to future TeX extensions — revisited Flattr this

In 1990 shortly after Don Knuth announced TeX 3.0 Frank gave a paper analyzing TeX’s abilities as a typesetting engine. This paper now revisits the findings from more than two decades ago to see what has been achieved since then, and perhaps more importantly, what can be achieved now with computer power having multiplied by a huge factor and last not least by the arrival of a number of successors to TeX which have lifted some of the limitations identified back then.


LaTeX3: from local to global—A brief history and recent developments (slides)



The xtemplate package: An example

An evaluation by Clemens Niederberger of the ideas behind the template interface for LaTeX3.


Publications by year

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Publications by topic

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Books by project members and others

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