On CS stack exchange, they use $ to enable latex math statements. Since teaching questions about theoretical CS would be applicable here, we might also need this. How do we go about getting mathematical statements enabled?


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If you can read this…

$$ \Huge MathJax: ACTIVATED $$

  • $\begingroup$ So far, 4/44 threads would be improved by it, and 1 of them is basically indecipherable without. Is there some target that we need to meet before it can be enabled? $\endgroup$
    – Ben I. Mod
    May 25, 2017 at 19:49
  • $\begingroup$ @Choirbean I put in the request. It should be enabled shortly. $\endgroup$ May 25, 2017 at 20:42
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    $\begingroup$ $\TeX\text{}$ FTW! $\endgroup$
    – Nat
    May 26, 2017 at 5:11
  • $\begingroup$ @RobertCartaino Having $\TeX$ enabled greatly improves the quality of a site - thank you! That said, it's really frustrating to lack it on other SE's. Could you point me in the right direction for requesting it elsewhere? $\endgroup$
    – Nat
    Jun 2, 2017 at 4:57

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