Re: tensor notation survey question

On Thu, Aug 14, 2003 at 05:36:58PM -0700, Paul Topping wrote:
> Hi,
> We've discovered a difference of opinion on how scripts should align in
> tensor notation. Should tensor notation scripts applied to an italic
> character align (a) at the italic angle of the character or (b) vertically?
> The attached image demonstrates the two cases: in (a) the scripts are
> aligned at the same angle as H's italic angle and in (b) they are vertically
> aligned. Which is preferred? If you have any references or examples, please
> let me know.

Attached is an example of how GNU TeXmacs position the script boxes.
This is neither (a) nor (b), but instead some intermediate solution.
IMO it looks better.

I do not know the specifics, but if you are interested I may help you
to find out the relevant source code.

                                                            -- ddaa

Received on Sunday, 17 August 2003 09:14:24 UTC