Re: Re: Why does mathematica randomly rewrite notebooks?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg54951] Re: [mg54907] Re: Why does mathematica randomly rewrite notebooks?*From*: Josef Karthauser <joe at tao.org.uk>*Date*: Tue, 8 Mar 2005 05:03:36 -0500 (EST)*References*: <d09cbf$cvv$1@smc.vnet.net> <200503060555.AAA25151@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

On Sun, Mar 06, 2005 at 12:55:57AM -0500, David Bailey wrote: > I am not sure if this will fix your problem, but there is a global > option ShowShortBoxForm, which I always set to False. In that state, > notebooks are written with normal RowBox notation rather than using the > backslash notation for everything. If you are going to read the > notebooks with anything other than Mathematica (which you are) this is a > great help. ShowShortBoxForm appears to be set to false already in my 5.0 linux install. Setting it to true did appear to fix the bugs that I see. Joe -- Josef Karthauser (joe at tao.org.uk) http://www.josef-k.net/ FreeBSD (cvs meister, admin and hacker) http://www.uk.FreeBSD.org/ Physics Particle Theory (student) http://www.pact.cpes.sussex.ac.uk/ ================ An eclectic mix of fact and theory. =================

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