[SciPy-dev] FYI: math in wikis

Alan G Isaac aisaac at american.edu
Tue Nov 23 08:17:42 CST 2004


>> What is the advantage of this over ASCIIMathML?
>> http://www1.chapman.edu/~jipsen/asciimath.html

On Mon, 22 Nov 2004, Robert Kern apparently wrote:
> One of the benefits of mimeTeX and the LatexWiki product that Joe
> mentioned is that it renders to an image and not MathML. MathML has less
> browser support than images. In particular, my browser, Firefox on the
> Mac, does not support MathML.  :-)

Sorry but: Are you sure?
Mozilla is apparently working:
http://mathforge.net/index.jsp?page=seeReplies&messageNum=555 
Maybe it is a font issue?

Not a Mac user (sadly),
Alan Isaac





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