From: anton <averbit....at.yandex.ru>

Date: Wed, 22 Jun 2011 08:03:13 -0700 (PDT)

Date: Wed, 22 Jun 2011 08:03:13 -0700 (PDT)

*> and I find it harder to read because commands aren't highlighted
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*> anymore.
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That's a good point.

*> What would you think about styling just the starting/ending blocks differently?
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The right solution in my opinion is to create a lexer that highlights

command also in math mode.

This should presumably be very nontrivial but possible. I'll also give

it some though.

*> There would be equation, math, displaymath. Anything else?
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Well, $a$,$$a$$, \(a\), \[a\], multline, align, gather, eqnarray (and

with *)

hopefully all.

anton

On 22 Jun., 11:03, Robert <ro....at.web.de> wrote:

*> On Wed, Jun 22, 2011 at 11:01 AM, Robert <ro....at.web.de> wrote:
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*> > On Tue, Jun 21, 2011 at 9:09 PM, anton <averbit....at.yandex.ru> wrote:
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*> >> ok, I see. I asked because your lexer doesn't contain any rules for
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*> >> math
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*> >> ($a$, $$a$$, equation environment etc) whereas the usual TA3.8 latex
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*> >> lexer
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*> >> does contain them. I'm a mathematician and those things are rather
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*> >> important for me.
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*>
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*> >> anton
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*>
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*> > Well, I'm in engineering, we do have some math, too :-) I used the tex
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*> > lexer for both Context and LaTeX before and the formulas usually stood
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*> > out enough. I experimented a bit with highlighting the current
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*> > environment completely, like the current latex lexer does for $...$,
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*> > and I find it harder to read because commands aren't highlighted
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*> > anymore.
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*> > What would you think about styling just the starting/ending blocks differently?
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*> > \
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*>
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*> Sorry, accidental sending, like
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*> \begin{equation} -- different than usual begin
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*> \sum_1^n ... -- normal styling
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*> \end{equation} -- different than usual end
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*>
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*> There would be equation, math, displaymath. Anything else?
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*>
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