# [TxMt] LaTeX and \emph

Sune Foldager cryo at cyanite.org
Tue Sep 19 14:56:45 UTC 2006

On 19/09/2006, at 15:46, Charilaos Skiadas wrote:

> On Sep 19, 2006, at 3:26 AM, Helge Hartmann wrote:
>
>> No, there is no command  for \emph. I was also wondering about
>> that. But it's easy to add it yourself.
>
> I've been wanting this myself. The command for textit is part of a
> general triple of commands "bold,underline,typewriter" that a bunch
> of languages have, and they are bound to the same keystrokes in all
> these languages. But I would be more than happy to add a command
> for emph, since it is IMO the most used way of highlighting stuff.
> We just need to find a good key equivalent for it.

IMO we should definately use ⌘i for this, and lose textit.

-- Sune.