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Re: please help me!!!!

From: Bob Mathews <bobm@dessci.com>
Date: Thu, 09 Sep 2004 07:06:28 -0500
Message-Id: <5.1.0.14.2.20040909070405.0309a860@mail.beecreek.net>
To: www-math@w3.org

At 04:23 9/9/2004 -0400, Bruce Miller wrote:

>>My other problem is brackets - even where we have brackets 
>>within brackets, we'd like to just use <mo>(</mo> etc - is 
>>that OK? We tried <mfence> but we did not get to see the 
>>brackets, so didn't like it???
>
>By "see" you mean in the xml source, as opposed to in some 
>browser? There're reasons to both love & hate mfenced.  It 
>seems to sit halfway between "Content" and "Presentation", and 
>it gives a headache to a CSS approach to presenting the 
>math.... But, really the answer is: Whichever you prefer.

Yes, but it's also possible Liddy's group didn't see the 
brackets if they spelled the element name without the d (as 
above). It's <mfenced>, not <mfence>.

Bob Mathews
Director of Training
http://www.dessci.com/
Design Science, Inc. -- "How Science Communicates"
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Received on Thursday, 9 September 2004 12:07:47 UTC

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