# [tex4ht] problem using "\" inside verbatim in make4ht mathjax mode

Michal Hoftich michal.h21 at gmail.com
Thu Sep 27 10:04:41 CEST 2018

Hi Nasser,

> Is there a way to resolve this issue? May be use different
> verbatim class when using mathjax than not?
>
> There is no such problem when using make4ht with svg or
> png. Only when using mathjax.
>
> This will be a problem if mathjax would look inside verbatim
> and try to interpret strings with "\" in them as math, since
> I use verbatim alot to put plain latex code in Latex for illustration.

it seems that MathJax process \ref command even outside the math
environments. I hope that there is some MathJax option to suppress
that, it would be best to ask on MathJax support forum, I think.

Best regards,
Michal