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Re: Bug#391342: ITP: jsmath -- TeX equations in HTML documents

Yaroslav Halchenko <debian@onerussian.com> wrote:

> Package: wnpp
> Owner: Yaroslav Halchenko <debian@onerussian.com>
> Severity: wishlist
> * Package name    : jsmath
>   Version         : 3.3e
>   Upstream Author : Davide P. Cervone
> * URL or Web page : http://www.math.union.edu/~dpvc/jsMath
> * License         : Apache License 2.0
>   Description     : TeX equations in HTML documents
>  The jsMath package provides a method of including mathematics in HTML
>  pages that works across multiple browsers under Windows, Macintosh OS
>  X, Linux and other flavors of Unix. It overcomes a number of the
>  shortcomings of the traditional method of using images to represent
>  mathematics: jsMath uses native fonts, so they resize when you change
>  the size of the text in your browser, they print at the full
>  resolution of your printer, and you don't have to wait for dozens of
>  images to be downloaded in order to see the mathematics in a web
>  page.

If you have any problems getting it to work with the TeX fonts already
packaged, feel free to ask at debian-tex-maint@l.d.o.  You probably have
noticed that the TrueType Fonts they suggest to use are non-free, but
the very same fonts are available as MetaFont and Type1 in Debian.

Regards, Frank
Frank Küster
Single Molecule Spectroscopy, Protein Folding @ Inst. f. Biochemie, Univ. Zürich
Debian Developer (teTeX/TeXLive)

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