[texhax] redefinition of \= does not get into footnotes

Robin Fairbairns Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk
Fri Sep 10 12:26:46 CEST 2004

> >> It doesn't seem to work yet.  First I put your lines of code in my
> >> preamble, but LaTeX was complaining about missing
> >> \begin{document}''.   Then surrounded it by \AtBeginDocument (in my

so what you really want is

\renewcommand*\@aciii{\ifmmode\expandafter\mathbin\fi{\,=\,}}

so you don't claim to be putting maths there if you're not in maths to