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## Re: [Axiom-developer] Re: Axiom and Sage

**From**: |
William Stein |

**Subject**: |
Re: [Axiom-developer] Re: Axiom and Sage |

**Date**: |
Sun, 9 Dec 2007 23:32:52 -0800 |

On 10 Dec 2007 08:25:00 +0100, Martin Rubey <address@hidden> wrote:
>* "William Stein" <address@hidden> writes:*
>
>* > (2) jsmath looks identical to tex, since it is 100% implementation of the*
>* > tex layout engine.*
>
>* I do not think that the latter is true.*
I should clarify what I meant -- it is an implementation of the TeX
*Equation* layout engine, not the text part -- it's only for formulas.
>* However, what I know is, that it uses*
>* the TeX fonts.*
It does allow one to use computer modern fonts (120K) if available; otherwise
it uses unicode. It can also use server-side bitmaped fonts.
>* On the other hand, there is tex4ht, which is capable of producing html*
>* specially prepared for jsmath rendering.*
That sounds cool and potentially very useful in order to attempt to
avoid latex2html.
>* I used it to demonstrate that Axioms current documentation (which is written *
>* in*
>* a subset/variant of LaTeX) can be brought to the browser directly. As far as *
>* I*
>* know, Tim et al. rewrote the documentation into html by hand.*
-- William

**[Axiom-developer] Axiom and Sage**, *daly*, `2007/12/09`
**[Axiom-developer] Re: Axiom and Sage**, *William Stein*, `2007/12/09`
**[Axiom-developer] Re: Axiom and Sage**, *root*, `2007/12/09`
**[Axiom-developer] Re: Axiom and Sage**, *William Stein*, `2007/12/09`
**Re: [Axiom-developer] Re: Axiom and Sage**, *Arthur Ralfs*, `2007/12/09`
**Re: [Axiom-developer] Re: Axiom and Sage**, *Martin Rubey*, `2007/12/10`
**Re: [Axiom-developer] Re: Axiom and Sage**,
*William Stein* **<=**
**Re: [Axiom-developer] Re: Axiom and Sage**, *Martin Rubey*, `2007/12/10`
**Re: [Axiom-developer] Re: Axiom and Sage**, *M. Edward (Ed) Borasky*, `2007/12/09`
**Re: [Axiom-developer] Re: Axiom and Sage**, *Waldek Hebisch*, `2007/12/09`