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[whatwg] Mathematics in HTML5

From: James Graham <jg307@cam.ac.uk>
Date: Tue, 13 Jun 2006 12:23:01 +0100
Message-ID: <448EA015.6000100@cam.ac.uk>
White Lynx wrote:

>> If this 
>> demonstrates that it really is possible to create viable math markup in 
>> HTML and have it completely styled in CSS then that would be a good step 
> 
> This step is already made,

No it is not. You have demonstrated that CSS can do a mediocre job at simple 
mathematics. This is not an unimpressive achievement but neither does it suggest 
that general maths layout based purely on CSS is possible without substantial 
modifications to CSS itself.

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