RE: Re: Using open brackets

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg72983] RE: [mg72966] Re: Using open brackets*From*: "Ingolf Dahl" <ingolf.dahl at telia.com>*Date*: Sat, 27 Jan 2007 06:21:45 -0500 (EST)*References*: <epa2to$iur$1@smc.vnet.net> <200701261250.HAA10686@smc.vnet.net>

There are at least four more simple alternative ways available to avoid colored single brackets: 1) Use cells with style "Text" 2) Convert the input cell to InputForm first. 3) Put comment signs around: (* ( *) 4) Put string quotes around: " ( " You anyway have to remove or complete those open brackets before execution of the statements. Best regards Ingolf Dahl > -----Original Message----- > From: dh [mailto:dh at metrohm.ch] > Sent: den 26 januari 2007 13:51 > To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net > Subject: [mg72966] Re: Using open brackets > > > Hi Johan, > in Mathematica syntax, open brackets are not allowed. The > only place they are possible is in strings. If you do not > like the way the Mathematica editor works, simply use an > external editor. It is safer anyway. > Daniel > > > Johan Lans wrote: > > How do I write open brackets, in mathematica, without them > getting all > > > > big and pink? > > > > > > > > /Johan > > > > > >

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