Re: Displaying equations in Graphics3D Text primitives

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg19965] Re: Displaying equations in Graphics3D Text primitives*From*: Jens-Peer Kuska <kuska at informatik.uni-leipzig.de>*Date*: Thu, 23 Sep 1999 23:26:17 -0400*Organization*: Universitaet Leipzig*References*: <7sa4ru$mc7@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Hi Raymond the line Show[Graphics3D[Text[HoldForm[\[Rho] = k r^-2], {0, 0, 0}]]] works perfectly. What is you problem ? Regards Jens "G. Raymond Brown" wrote: > > Hello Group, > > I'm a new Mathematica user, and have enjoyed (and begun to use) many of > your submissions. Thank you all for your interest and expertise. > > I would like to have the Text primitive in Graphic3D display equations, > for example " rho = k r ^ -2", where "rho" is the lowercase Greek > letter, etc. M insists on stripping away the greek letters, equal signs, > and minus signs - maybe more such symbols that I haven't yet > encountered. So far, my experimenting with options and StyleForm have > produced no improvement. Are there any suggestions?