[texhax] [pdftex] DVI to HTML mechanism demo
will.adams at frycomm.com
Mon Oct 29 18:14:15 CET 2007
On Oct 28, 2007, at 11:13 AM, Graham Toal wrote:
>> Wow - no, they're not passing it to TeX on the fly - it looks like
>> duplicates what TeX does. I'm impressed!
On Oct 29, 2007, at 11:44 AM, Chris Rowley wrote:
> That is precisely what they(he, in fact) claim to have done, plus an
> interpreter for quite a bit (and growing) of non-primitive LaTeX. But
> it only produces a bitmapped image of the whole of each bit of maths
> emebedded in the HTML, not the actual maths.
Wow! I'm impressed too.
One obvious improvement that could be made here would be to use svg
instead of bitmaps --- convert the glyphs to paths to work around the
current inability of browsers to access fonts embedded in an svg and
one would have a nice, resolution-independent ability to print / zoom
senior graphic designer
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