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As noted in comments, Etex revises the plain.tex allocation macros. pstricks.tex did not properly account for this. Herbert Voss has now added a test for Etex to PSTricks so that the proper definitions are made. It has gone to CTAN, so it is available to all.


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While it seems that there is no difference in semantics (but I'm still waiting for answers here), there seems to be a small but consistent difference in performance. First, \the consists of 4 characters and \number of 7, so you can type it almost twice as fast! ;-) Seriously, \the\numexpr seems to be 10 - 15% faster than \number\numexpr. As it's not ...



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