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Date: Sun, 13 Feb 2011 10:41:31 +0100
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Joseph Wright writes:
 > On 10/02/2011 08:04, Arno Trautmann wrote:
 > > Hi all,
 > > 
 > > I was wondering how to refer to a TeX system that uses expl3 and the
 > > xpackages. In concreto, I want to add a line like "typeset with *TeX*"
 > > to my thesis.
 > > The first * is easy: luaLa. Now, the second one: Is it still just
 > > LaTeX2$,1'5(B? Or something like LaTeX2$,1'5(B/3? Or "LaTeX2$,1'5(B with expl3 packages"?
 > > 
 > > What's your oppinion on this?
 > > 
 > > cheers
 > > Arno
 > > 
 > Personally, I'd stick with LaTeX2$,1'5(B: after all, you don't usually list
 > all of the packages you use, and currently expl3 is just another package.

well, it is a bit more than JAP, isn't it. you are right it is still within 2e
but but it provide some quite different approach and if Arno likes to
acknowledge it I think this is nice.

The working title we have for the expl3 implementation on top of LaTeX2e is
"l3in2e" but perhaps that's difficult to understand. So I would perhaps go for

  LaTeX2e with expl3 extensions