Re: HTML - i18n / NCR & charsets

Walter Ian Kaye (walter@natural-innovations.com)
Sat, 30 Nov 1996 19:26:20 -0800


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Date: Sat, 30 Nov 1996 19:26:20 -0800
To: www-html@w3.org, www-international@w3.org, unicode@unicode.org
From: Walter Ian Kaye <walter@natural-innovations.com>
Subject: Re: HTML - i18n / NCR & charsets

At 10:34p +0000 11/30/96, Peter Flynn wrote:
>The math f(x) should use just a regular (implied italic) f. To use a
>non-f character makes the math harder to parse, as users searching
>databases for functions will search for a genuine f, not a NCR.

Ah, guess I've only seen it "typesetting-enhanced". Nice to know the
correct usage! :)

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