[rfc-i] Equations as graphics

Peter Saint-Andre stpeter at stpeter.im
Tue Apr 17 20:56:00 PDT 2012

On 4/17/12 9:44 PM, John Levine wrote:
>> Equations-shown-as-graphics are a possible simplification to the
>> requirements that still gets us the kind of display we want.
> Well, maybe.  When I think of equations, I think of the Unix "eqn"
> program, TeX $math$ and the like, which can be typeset inline or
> displayed and for which the source is greppable.  Graphics are
> always displayed and probably created by something external to
> my text editor.

IMHO it is good to keep as much content full-text searchable as possible.


Peter Saint-Andre

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