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## Re: [AUCTeX] How to use tex--prettify-symbols-alist?

**From**: |
Marcin Borkowski |

**Subject**: |
Re: [AUCTeX] How to use tex--prettify-symbols-alist? |

**Date**: |
Sat, 27 Feb 2016 19:22:40 +0100 |

**User-agent**: |
mu4e 0.9.13; emacs 25.1.50.4 |

On 2016-02-27, at 19:18, Marcin Borkowski <address@hidden> wrote:
>* Hi folks,*
>
>* I did (setq prettify-symbols-alist tex--prettify-symbols-alist), and*
>* enabled prettify-symbols-mode. However, things do not look as well as*
>* I would like them to.*
>
>* 1. Math between $...$ doesn't get prettified; \(...\) and other*
>* constructs work. Also, symbols outside math mode /do/ work! Why?*
>
>* 2. \(\infty\) does not get prettified; \( \infty\) does. Why? Is that*
>* because prettify-symbols-mode surrounds the regex with the "symbol"*
>* delimiters?*
>
>* 3. I tried adding this to prettify-symbols-alist:*
>* ("\\mathbb{R}" . 8477). It didn't work, though. Why is that so?*
OK, this one /did/ work; I was a bit impatient and had a glance into the
code, and it turns out that disabling and enabling the mode helped.
The other questions are still a bit of a mystery for me, though.
Best,
--
Marcin Borkowski
http://octd.wmi.amu.edu.pl/en/Marcin_Borkowski
Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science
Adam Mickiewicz University