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Old 12-21-2006, 08:29 AM   #1
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use words instead of pictures?


In html (or php) is it possible to type up formula's so they look nice, instead of creating a picture for everyformula? (Mathematic formula's is what I mean).

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Old 12-21-2006, 09:44 AM   #2
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i guess you might want to explore MathML? also it is apparently possible to dynamically create LaTeX output too.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MathML
http://www.linuxjournal.com/article/7870

may have browser compatability issues though...

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I got it working and was wondering if its possible to make the picture transparent? I used the second site that was provided by acid_kewpie for using latex.

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well i'd assume the shell out to convert is the point that that would happen, try fiddling with convert directly, presumably with the -transparent option. once you can convert a ps file with a white background to a png with a transparent one, reinserting the additional steps looks trivial.
 
  


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