[SciPy-dev] FYI: math in wikis

Fernando Perez Fernando.Perez at colorado.edu
Tue Nov 23 00:18:40 CST 2004


Alan G Isaac wrote:
>>>###########################################################
>>>FYI, the LyX wiki now lets you write math (and other LaTeX expressions)
>>>using a plugin called
>>>       http://www.pmwiki.org/wiki/Cookbook/MimeTeX
>>>Simply put, writing {$x=y$} on a wiki page results in that equation being
>>>rendered as an image. So it's now possible to get rather complicated
>>>expressions displayed on the wiki.
> 
> 
> What is the advantage of this over ASCIIMathML?
> http://www1.chapman.edu/~jipsen/asciimath.html 

I have no idea.  I simply passed the message on as possibly useful info, sorry 
for not having more detail.

Best,

f




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