# [dev-context] [NTG-context] align question

Tue Jul 18 17:08:31 CEST 2006

```On Mon, 17 Jul 2006, Hans Hagen wrote:

> Bruce H. Wagner wrote:
>>
>>
>> Incidentally, the reason I am using the LaTeX syntax is that we are
>> translating LaTeX code into Context automatically using a perl script, and
>> it's therefore much easier to stick to whatever LaTeX code works.
>> Basically, I just want something comparable to the array environment in
>> LaTeX, which works very nicely.
>>
> Aditya is in more or less charge of the specification/tryout part of the math
> extensions and taco/myself implement things based on that input, so i suggest
> that the two of you come up with specs

Hans and Taco,

I have been using Taco's mathfix for some time now and have not
encountered any problem. Taco had implemented two of my requests

i) style=\textstyle or \displaystyle for matrix
and
ii) location=top|bottom for matrix.

I think that these can be added to the core. However, I am not sure