(This is somewhat out of sequence.)

On Sun, Jun 1, 2014 at 11:31 AM, Arno Trautmann <[log in to unmask]>
wrote in part:

> This code breaks the float package if fixltx2e is loaded afterwards. Which
> happens if one has the habit of loading packages alphabetically and
> invoking fontspec which requires fixltx2e. ...

Are average users inclined to think that the order of loading packages is
immaterial?    :-j

      -- Bill