# [NTG-context] Formula number in right2left direction

Khaled Hosny khaledhosny at eglug.org
Wed Sep 3 13:58:25 CEST 2008

```On Wed, Sep 03, 2008 at 10:21:10AM +0000, Mehdi Omidali wrote:
> Hi,
> There is a problem in formula numbers in RL direction. I mean in a formula the
> direction of the number of formula is from left to right. I tried \mathdir TRT
> and this problem disappeared but two new problems appeared. First, the hole
> formula typesetted from right to left which shouldn't be. Second, the prantesis
> arround the formula number get reversed like )a.b(. It would be nice if \mathdir
> TRT only changes the direction of the formula number (with correct prantesis)
> not hole the formula.

In Arabic countries where math is RTL, it is totally RTL.

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Khaled Hosny
Arabic localizer and member of Arabeyes.org team
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