[pdftex] Re: TeX output as Java graphic
Laurent.Siebenmann at math.u-psud.fr
Fri Dec 5 21:27:02 CET 2003
Todd O'Bryan wrote on Thu, 4 Dec 2003 21:33:44 -0500:
> One group is working on an algebra tutor, and for that group,
> I have my heart set on math that looks good.
> We're coding in Java, and I'd like a way to get pretty math
> in a generic graphic environment.
Have a look at Mimetex on CTAN by John Forkosh
A notable limitation/advantage is that the calculations
are done on the server; it will send bitmap images
For a local autonomous solution try Karel Skoupy's port of TeX
to Java (skoupy atINF.ETHZ.CH).
Beware Hofstadter's Law! It always takes longer than you
expect, even when you take into account Hofstadter's
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