Re: Using your own DTD (was Re: %flow and headers and address)

Peter Flynn (pflynn@curia.ucc.ie)
01 Oct 1996 13:49:17 +0100


Date: 01 Oct 1996 13:49:17 +0100
From: Peter Flynn <pflynn@curia.ucc.ie>
Subject: Re: Using your own DTD (was Re: %flow and headers and address)
To: dxc@ast.cam.ac.uk
Cc: www-html@w3.org
Message-id: <199610011249.NAA15099@curia.ucc.ie>

> 	The one thing I would like to see in addition to what you are
> doing (which is fantastic and very useful) is an expansion of the
> entity names available in <MATH> mode, but I am not sure where to find
> a current list. 

I did at one stage write a HTMLmath.ent for 3.0 but it never came to
anything. My feeling is that any composite DTD should just include
all available standard math char ents as well as the Greek. I have
taken TeX as the model for what is "needed", in default of anything
else. 

> useful to be able to scale integral, summation and product signs in

This is really down to whatever rendering engine you use for display,
although the specification of hints in attributes is unobjectionable.

///Peter