#5474 closed enhancement (fixed)
[with patch, positive review] delimiters for LaTeX representation of matrices
Reported by: | jhpalmieri | Owned by: | jhpalmieri |
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Priority: | minor | Milestone: | sage-3.4 |
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Description
There was a request on sage-support for the option to change how matrices are displayed, from parentheses to square brackets. William made this suggestion:
How about adding a function to matrix0.pyx that sets a global variable in that file to the left and right delimiters for matrices? sage.matrix.matrix0.set_latex_delimiters('[',']') would set them. That's minimally intrusive. Later on somebody could come up with some grand scheme for customizing latex output, but please don't until there are a few more use cases.
The attached patch implements "set_matrix_latex_delimiters". (I changed the name slightly.)
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Change History (7)
Changed 6 years ago by jhpalmieri
Changed 6 years ago by jhpalmieri
comment:1 Changed 6 years ago by jhpalmieri
comment:2 Changed 6 years ago by was
- Summary changed from [with patch, needs review] delimiters for LaTeX representation of matrices to [with patch, positive review] delimiters for LaTeX representation of matrices
Frickin' awesome! NIce!
comment:3 Changed 6 years ago by mabshoff
- Milestone changed from sage-3.4.1 to sage-3.4
- Resolution set to fixed
- Status changed from new to closed
Merged both patches in Sage 3.4.final.
Cheers,
Michael
comment:4 follow-up: ↓ 5 Changed 6 years ago by jason
Thank you! This has been a minor annoyance when using Sage in class, since we use different delimiters than Sage...
comment:5 in reply to: ↑ 4 Changed 6 years ago by jhpalmieri
Replying to jason:
Thank you! This has been a minor annoyance when using Sage in class, since we use different delimiters than Sage...
You're welcome! I hope it works well for you.
Here's a vector version, too.