• To: clasen@pong.mathematik.uni-freiburg.de
• From: Ulrik Vieth <vieth@thphy.uni-duesseldorf.de>
• Date: Tue, 20 Jan 1998 12:38:40 +0100
• Cc: math-font-discuss@cogs.susx.ac.uk


> You can find a first sketch for such an implementation
> of \sqrt in the document below. It works, as far as I could
> see from some tests. Of course it needs some extension
> (integration with NFSS, the optional argument, etc).
> But before I continue to investigate this I'd like to
> hear your opinion on this. Is it a viable alternative to
> our current proposal ?

Sounds interesting, but I'll have to think about it more carefully
before I can comment on the implementation.

Generally, I would welcome it, if we could get rid of the script-
and scriptscriptsize radicals in MXP.  However, if that means