Incompatibility between the fall 2020 LaTeX release and the packages xwatermark and catoptions

Matteo Gamboz gamboz at
Mon Oct 19 09:18:54 CEST 2020

On 10/18/20 12:40 AM, Karl Berry wrote:
> Hi Matteo,
> Thanks for the reports, but I'm afraid I don't see anything to do.
I agree :)

>     xwatermark and catoptions
>     I've reported it to the LaTeX-project (see also MWE below)
> Reporting to LaTeX is fine, but I expect it would also be useful to
> report the problem to the package authors. Based on the plethora of
> other reports, my guess is that the packages need to change to take
> account of the updates in the new LaTeX.

Yes, I did.
In any case, I've received interesting suggestions from the people of
the LaTeX project. I'm very grateful for all the work you do.


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