[tex4ht] why \newcommand{\eslowast}{} has no effect in tex4ht with mathjax mode?

Michal Hoftich michal.h21 at gmail.com
Thu Nov 18 11:10:44 CET 2021

Hi Nasser,

> I know that when compiling to mathjax, tex4ht basically passes the math over
> to mathjax.  My question is: does this mean tex4ht
> ignores \newcommand{\eslowast}{} ?  Should it have?

Yes, it doesn't see contents of math at all, so you always need to use
MathJax config to pass your custom commands.

Best regards,

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