# [Tugindia] Re: Typesetting gamma function

David Kastrup dak at gnu.org
Sat Oct 16 09:39:47 CEST 2004

"Kapil Hari Paranjape" <kapil at imsc.res.in> writes:

> On Fri, Oct 15, 2004 at 10:04:02PM +0530, M.Kalidoss wrote:
>> I require that the overline envelops the arguement,
>> say (1+l+m+n), in this case.  That is how I have found
>> it in books.
>
> All I can say is that those books are rather strange then!
>
> Gamma is a function and so Gamma of arguments should be written
> Gamma(arguments). This is how it is typeset in Ahlfors book on Complex
> Analysis for example.

Actually, sounds more like \sqrt{1+l+m+n} now that I think of it.

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