[SciPy-dev] Docstring standards for NumPy and SciPy
oliphant at ee.byu.edu
Wed Jan 10 12:54:06 CST 2007
> Why is a raw format string required? The $...$ should work inline, and
> for out of line one could use $[ $] or maybe $$...$$. If the whole is
> going to be translated anyway, we are free to choose our own markup.
You are right, it's not required unless you are using things like \alpha
between the $ $ (which I do frequently enough that I just make it a
habit of using raw strings when there is latex.
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