[texhax] Puzzling (La)TeX output

Reinhard Kotucha reinhard.kotucha at web.de
Tue May 9 03:48:01 CEST 2006

>>>>> "Lars" == Lars Madsen <daleif at imf.au.dk> writes:

  > Martin Schröder :
  >> On 2006-05-08 13:10:58 +0200, Martin Schröder wrote:
  >>> If you had used \textrm, this problem would've appeared.
  >>  Grmpf. s/would've/would not have/
  >> Actually usrguide has a section on migrating 2.09 documents.

  > well not really, both is wrong.

  > simply using {\textrm dx} will make the 'd' in upright text font
  > which is not right either. 

It is at least proper German typography.

In Germany we write:

   \int f(x)\,\mathrm{d}x

Unlike d, x is a variable and should be typeset in italics.


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