[LON-CAPA-users] Evaluation of variable in tex mode

H. K. Ng lon-capa-users@mail.lon-capa.org
Wed, 01 Oct 2003 15:06:08 -0400

Hi Guy,

>I think for <display> it is pretty clear it shouldn't be doing this
>post-processing. It would be confusing to have any kind of double eval
>like this take place, and I can't think of a single good usage for it.
>Does anyone not want this default behaviour changed? (I'd really hate
>to make the common usage (which I think off would and should be) to
>require more typing)

I like adding a space solution the best. I am not too crazy about the 
<display> tag and this is not an issue except for the translated problems. 
My guess is that by the time it got changed (if at all) and implemented on 
the production servers,  most of the problems would have been translated.