[whatwg] Mathematics in HTML5

White Lynx whitelynx at operamail.com
Thu Jun 8 00:29:43 PDT 2006

Ian Hickson wrote:
> I would say MathML is not widely used because MathML doesn't work in HTML, 
> personally. If we made MathML work in HTML, possibly with rules that make 
> the syntax easier (by implying tags as I suggested earlier), then that 
> might well change, especially given that one UA already has extensive 
> and high-quality support for MathML.
This would not solve problems that come from  interaction of MathML and CSS.
Verbosity is one of the factors that undermines MathML, not the only one.

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