[NTG-context] Underscore catcode in MkII (was Re: One-off theorem titles)

Aditya Mahajan adityam at umich.edu
Sun Mar 6 06:39:18 CET 2011


On Sat, 5 Mar 2011, Aditya Mahajan wrote:

> On Fri, 4 Mar 2011, Hans Hagen wrote:
>
>> On 4-3-2011 7:05, Wolfgang Schuster wrote:
>> 
>>> In which are these alternatives are better than my module__command, you 
>>> replace only the _ by !
>> 
>> because an ! stands out; anyway, we should avoid multiple _ in a row
>> 
>> (i'll put a few mkvi modules in the core to get a feeling .. using _ does 
>> not always look better btw)
>
> Here is an experiment with @ and _. I would prefer to change @ to :: (but for 
> that we would need to change the ptrcatcodes).
>
> https://github.com/adityam/filter/raw/dev/t-filter.tex

@Hans: does it make sense to change the catcode of underscore to letter in 
ptrcatcodes in MkII? Or would that just open a pandora's box?

Aditya


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