MathJax Compiler in LaTex

Paulo Ney de Souza pauloney at
Fri Feb 4 02:52:23 CET 2022

Hi OLiver,

Would you mind explaining that a bit better ? If possible with examples. I
am not sure I understand it.

   * Also, MathML supports a few more constructs than TeX*.

Paulo Ney

On Thu, Feb 3, 2022 at 5:33 PM Olivier Nicole <olivier at> wrote:

> The typesetting algorithm is very close to the time-tested procedures
> designed by Knuth, but otherwise it's a different program. MathJax can also
> take as input MathML and AsciiMath, and the internal representation of
> formula is essentially a MathML tree. Also, MathML supports a few more
> constructs than TeX.
> Le 3 février 2022 23:47:42 GMT+01:00, "nobidy4me at" <
> nobidy4me at> a écrit :
>> MathJax compiles Latex equation input for the web rendering output in
>> HTML5 via CSS, javascript, & SVG. Does anyone know if this is a clean start
>> from scratch effort or simply a rewrite of Knuth's original code into
>> javascript?
>> Guido
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