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Update mathjax link in documentation #922

asmaier opened this Issue Jan 7, 2018 · 3 comments


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asmaier commented Jan 7, 2018

The documentation on states to use

latexmlpost --format=html5 \
--javascript=' \
--destination=somewhere/doc.html doc

but this doesn't work anymore since April 2017 (see The correct call is

latexmlpost --format=html5 \
--javascript='' \
--destination=somewhere/doc.html doc

The option config=MML_CHTML selects the MathML to CommonHTML rendering engine of MathJax (see, which generated very good results in all browsers I tried (Firefox, Chrome, Safari).
Maybe it should also be mentioned in the documentation that a lot of browser don't support MathML and therefore using MathJax is the only option to generate a HTML with math formulas, which works in all browsers.


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dginev commented Jan 7, 2018

Yep, had a PR for the actual JS link in the code #834 when it was announced, but apparently no one remembered there is a similar link in the documentation. Good catch!

@dginev dginev added this to the LaTeXML-0.8.3 milestone Jan 7, 2018


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brucemiller commented Jan 7, 2018

Actually, for the manual, it'd probably be better to point to the maybeMathjax javascript.


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brucemiller commented Feb 2, 2018

Fixed; Thanks for the report!

@brucemiller brucemiller closed this Feb 2, 2018

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