[OS X TeX] boxing equations

Themis Matsoukas matsoukas at psu.edu
Mon Apr 3 14:10:57 EDT 2006

On Apr 3, 2006, at 10:54 AM, Arthur Snoke wrote:
> I want to box equations that are written using $$ ...$$.
> \fbox does not work.

I should have said \fbox{$\displaystyle...$} instead of \fbox{...},  
otherwise \fbox assumes text. Maybe that's the problem?

On Apr 3, 2006, at 12:52 PM, Franck Pastor wrote:

> but \boxed looks better (in my opinion), and it is part of the  
> amsmath package :-)

I haven't used \boxed, though now that I know about it I'll try it.  
I've been using a custom version of \fbox with some struts  to  
increase the size of the box.


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