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Re: RTL directionality in LaTeX

From: David Carlisle <davidc@nag.co.uk>
Date: Tue, 05 Nov 2013 21:07:48 +0000
Message-ID: <52795E24.3030104@nag.co.uk>
To: Ross Moore <ross.moore@mq.edu.au>, Murray Sargent <murrays@exchange.microsoft.com>
CC: Peter Krautzberger <peter.krautzberger@mathjax.org>, Frédéric WANG <fred.wang@free.fr>, Khaled Hosny <khaledhosny@eglug.org>, "www-math@w3.org" <www-math@w3.org>, Azzeddine LAZREK <a_lazrek@yahoo.fr>
On 05/11/2013 20:34, Ross Moore wrote:
> Directionality is a property of the math environment, not of the
> content in that environment

Usually but not always. After the review of use cases in the Arabic math
note, directionality in MathML3 is allowed at the level of <mrow>, not
just on the top level <math>. (Whether any particular TeX or MathML
rendering agent can support switching at that level is another issue but
the specification allows it.)

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