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Re: "Presentation of empty mi element"

From: Frédéric WANG <fred.wang@free.fr>
Date: Mon, 15 Apr 2013 16:03:55 +0200
Message-ID: <516C08CB.1040005@free.fr>
To: www-math@w3.org
Firefox's behavior has been changed to match MathJax's one and so there 
should be no space between mi elements. Thus that seems to be a bug in 
Firefox about how empty mi's are handled.

On 15/04/2013 14:54, David Carlisle wrote:
> On 15/04/2013 12:50, raghunandana wrote:
>> <mi>T</mi> <mi></mi> <mi>e</mi>
>> With the above content, firefox leaves space between elements, "T
>> e", however mathjax renders it as "Te", with no space between them.
>> Specification does not say anything on how to display the content
>> when empty mi is present.
>> Specification allows for empty mi element to be present,
>> "An|mi|element with no content is allowed;|<mi></mi>|might, for
>> example, be used by an "expression editor" to represent a location
>> in a MathML expression which requires a "term" (according to
>> conventional syntax for mathematics) but does not yet contain one."

Frédéric Wang
Received on Monday, 15 April 2013 14:08:08 UTC

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