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## Re: [AUCTeX] Adding curly braces in math mode

 From: Jens Kubieziel Subject: Re: [AUCTeX] Adding curly braces in math mode Date: Wed, 2 Nov 2005 19:06:11 +0100 User-agent: Mutt/1.5.11

* Adam Johnson schrieb am 2005-11-01 um 23:23 Uhr:
> >>> Example: I typed $\sum_{i=1}^n ...$. Later I type \$\sum_' and now I
> >>> want
> >>> AUCTeX to print \sum_{i=1}^n '. How can this be done?
> >>
> >>Hm, isn't something like this only useful in special cases?
> >
> >case that the same operators with the same indices occur. I guess this
> >will save a lot of time and also think that this will also save others
>
> I think a better way for doing this is to define a new command in LaTeX in
> your preamble other than in AUCTeX.  I usually maintain a universal

Actually I use several "homemade" commands and for the classical
\sum_{i=1}^n I defined a command. But indices change sometimes and I
discovered that especially when typing proofs those indices stay the
same for a while. Thatswhy the suggested way seems more efficient to me.

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Jens Kubieziel                                   http://www.kubieziel.de
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