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Re: Math on the web without MathML (CSS 2.1 rendering for HTML and XML)

From: <juanrgonzaleza@canonicalscience.com>
Date: Thu, 13 Jul 2006 04:45:24 -0700 (PDT)
Message-ID: <3504.217.124.88.165.1152791124.squirrel@webmail.canonicalscience.com>
To: <www-math@w3.org>

Ian Hickson said:
> On Tue, 11 Jul 2006 juanrgonzaleza@canonicalscience.com wrote:
>>
>> > Rendering of large brackets requires positioning of bracket-fragment
>>  characters
>>
>> There is no such one requirement.
>
> You may not think there is, but many people do. Part of the work of
> writing Web standards is taking into account other people's requirements
>  as well.

Agree! But MathML is not one of those "standards". However, that was not
my point. My reply did mean that there is no thechnical requirement (i.e.
obligation) to render large brackets via bracket-fragment. There exist
different techniques and CSS-SVG approaches at hand.

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Juan R.

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