# [texhax] The difference between \to and \rightarrow

Philip G. Ratcliffe philip.ratcliffe at uninsubria.it
Wed Nov 11 13:22:50 CET 2009

> Is there a visual difference between \to and \rightarrow.
> I've appended an example code .

No, there is no difference at all.
In fact, \show\to and \show\rightarrow give identical "meaning" in the log
file.

> Would the maths/comp science
> members recomend a different type of arrow for CSP/finite
> state autamata?

Sorry, I wouldn't know about that.

Cheers,  Phil