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Re: TeXForm[] anyone??

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  • Subject: [mg13758] Re: TeXForm[] anyone??
  • From: Martin Bauer <martin.bauer at>
  • Date: Mon, 24 Aug 1998 05:07:09 -0400
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Carlos Wexler wrote:
> How do I get Mathematica to produce decent TeX output for formulae?
> [..]
> Basically, the TeXForm function, is quite useless for production of
> manuscripts. Please fix it for the next version. 

Another point: TeXForm[]  claimes to produce TeX-output. But in fact it
is LaTeX-output! 

In[1]:= TeXForm[a/b]
Out[1]//TeXForm= \fraction{a}{b}

but {a\over b} would work on both Plain-TeX and LaTeX

-> the TeXForm function is quite useless for production of manuscripts

Martin Bauer                      e-mail:  martin.bauer at
Technische Universit"at M"unchen          tel:   +49(89)289-86434

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