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Re: behavior of @math with HTML output
From: |
Vincent Lefevre |
Subject: |
Re: behavior of @math with HTML output |
Date: |
Sat, 15 Oct 2022 13:47:12 +0200 |
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On 2022-10-15 12:04:18 +0100, Gavin Smith wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 14, 2022 at 09:27:22PM -0500, Jacob Bachmeyer wrote:
> > Since "var" actually is a TeX macro (Texinfo works by adjusting TeX's
> > configuration to make @ introduce commands, like backslash does in plain
> > TeX), would the correct syntax be "@math{\var{base} \le 16}" for the example
> > above?
>
> No, "plain TeX" means the plain TeX format of Donald Knuth. It does
> not include Texinfo commands like @var. If @math{\var{base} \le 16} does
> work then this is only by accident, and it will only work with texinfo.tex
> not anywhere else.
But since it is used only with texinfo.tex, this is fine. I suspect
that texinfo.tex defines this macro, and if it didn't, the writer of
the manual could do that (but texinfo.tex is the right place in order
to ensure a style consistent with the use of @var outside of @math).
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- Re: behavior of @math with HTML output, (continued)
- Re: behavior of @math with HTML output, Patrice Dumas, 2022/10/14
- Re: behavior of @math with HTML output, Vincent Lefevre, 2022/10/14
- Re: behavior of @math with HTML output, Patrice Dumas, 2022/10/14
- Re: behavior of @math with HTML output, Vincent Lefevre, 2022/10/14
- Re: behavior of @math with HTML output, Patrice Dumas, 2022/10/14
- Re: behavior of @math with HTML output, Vincent Lefevre, 2022/10/14
- Re: behavior of @math with HTML output, Patrice Dumas, 2022/10/14
- Re: behavior of @math with HTML output, Jacob Bachmeyer, 2022/10/14
- Re: behavior of @math with HTML output, Vincent Lefevre, 2022/10/15
- Re: behavior of @math with HTML output, Gavin Smith, 2022/10/15
- Re: behavior of @math with HTML output,
Vincent Lefevre <=
- Re: behavior of @math with HTML output, Jacob Bachmeyer, 2022/10/15
- Re: behavior of @math with HTML output, Gavin Smith, 2022/10/15
- Re: behavior of @math with HTML output, Vincent Lefevre, 2022/10/15
- Re: behavior of @math with HTML output, Patrice Dumas, 2022/10/15
- Re: behavior of @math with HTML output, Gavin Smith, 2022/10/15
- Re: behavior of @math with HTML output, Patrice Dumas, 2022/10/15
- Re: behavior of @math with HTML output, Gavin Smith, 2022/10/15
- Re: behavior of @math with HTML output, Patrice Dumas, 2022/10/15
- Re: behavior of @math with HTML output, Jacob Bachmeyer, 2022/10/15
- Re: behavior of @math with HTML output, Gavin Smith, 2022/10/16