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

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Sat, 15 Jul 2006 10:39:23 +0000 (UTC)
To: juanrgonzaleza@canonicalscience.com
Cc: www-math@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0607151038260.4826@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Thu, 13 Jul 2006 juanrgonzaleza@canonicalscience.com wrote:
> 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.

You are ignoring what the community is telling you. I don't know how to 
move past this.

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