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bug #41150: Single-letter arguments to math macro are parsed wrongly

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Submitted on:  Wed 08 Jan 2014 05:09:31 PM UTC  
 
Category:  None Severity:  3 - Normal
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Wed 08 Jan 2014 05:09:31 PM UTC, original submission:

Adjacent single-letter arguments to a math macro are not parsed correctly in eLyXer 1.2.5 generating HTML output.

This math macro usage, as found in the attached file 'elyxer-bug-single-letter-math-macro-args.lyx':

\global\long\def\mymacro#1#2{(#1,#2)}

$\mymacro BC$

$\mymacro A{\mymacro BC}$

produces HTML output that looks like this:

(BC, #2)
(A, \mymacroBC)

whereas the expected output is:

(B, C)
(A, (B, C))

One work-around is to define the macro using optional arguments: then single-letter arguments are enclosed in brackets, avoiding the parsing problem.

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file #30225:  elyxer-bug-single-letter-math-macro-args.lyx added by None (2KiB - application/x-lyx)

 

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