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Error Correction: Re: What are your plans for MathML macros?

From: William F. Hammond <hammond@csc.albany.edu>
Date: Sat, 31 Oct 1998 16:30:56 -0500 (EST)
Message-Id: <199810312130.QAA21972@hilbert.math.albany.edu>
To: jjramsey_6x9eq42@yahoo.com
Cc: emj@cnsibm.albany.edu, www-math@w3.org
Previously (my second previous message):

> Date: Fri, 30 Oct 1998 12:52:02 -0500 (EST)
--- snip
> Yes, the constraints are and always have been (since the March 1995
> draft for HTML 3.0 with rudimentary math tagging)
--- snip
>   (3) what the mass market browswers are willing to do to
>       support math and what is reasonable to ask them to do.
> 
>   (4) the needs for "smartness" in relation to computer algebra
>       systems.
> 
> Note, however, that many serious academic authors are not very
> interested in (3).
--- snip

SHOULD READ: ... not very interested in (4).

They are, indeed, very interested in (3).  And IMHO they *should* be
interested in (4).

                                   -- Bill
Received on Saturday, 31 October 1998 16:31:06 GMT

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