On avoiding the intended (but unwanted) effect of \outer

Jim Diamond jim.diamond at acadiau.ca
Fri Oct 18 22:23:18 CEST 2019

On Fri, Oct 18, 2019 at 17:52 (+0000), Taylor, P wrote:

> Jim Diamond wrote:

>> I might agree.  But I think anything with \expandafter\noexpand ups
>> the lack of clarity considerably.

> :-) In which case I fear that you would think that an
> \afterassignment which launches an \aftergroup is also not entirely
> transparent ...

It's almost as if you can read my mind.  :-)

Having said that, I don't find reading such things as convoluted as
sequences of \expandafter and \noexpand.


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