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Re: [Groff] mm EQN?

From: Ralph Corderoy
Subject: Re: [Groff] mm EQN?
Date: Fri, 29 Nov 2002 10:19:10 +0000

Hi Janez,

> The man pan on EQ says:
> EQ [label]
> Equation start.  EQ/EN are the delimiters for equations  written
> for  eqn.   EQ/EN must be inside a DS/DE-pair, except when EQ is
> only used to set options in eqn.  The label will appear  at  the
> right  margin  of  the equation, unless number register Eq is 1.
> Then the label will appear at the left margin.
> Does this mean I need to use .EQ with the following prologue?
> .DS I
> .EQ blah blah
> .EN
> .DE
> Or have I misunderstood something?

No, you haven't.  Although you would need quotes for a .EQ with more
than one word.  Here's a longer example.

    A test.
    .DS I
    Start of display.
    .EQ "eq label"
    2i + 4x sup 2
    End of display.
    End of para.
    Another para.



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