Citation: Di Iorio, A., Gonzalez-Beltran, A., Osborne, F., Peroni, S., Poggi, F., Vitali, F. (2016). It ROCS! The RASH Online Conversion Service. To appear in the Companion Volume of the Proceedings of the 25th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW 2016). Available in RASH and PDF.
The RASH Online Conversion Service (ROCS)
The RASH Online Conversion Service, or ROCS, is a Python web application based on web.py that allows one to convert an ODT document written according to the simple guidelines into RASH, and from RASH into LaTeX compliant with the Springer LNCS LaTeX class and ACM ICPS class.
For running the service, one has to call the script
start.sh followed by the port where to made available the service, e.g.:
For using the service, open a browser and access to the URL
http://localhost:[port]/rocs. If you call the service as suggested above on the port 9000, the URL to access with the browser will be
Please run the script
stop.sh to stop the service.
An online version of ROCS is available at http://dasplab.cs.unibo.it/rocs.
Installation steps on Max OS X
- pip install web.py
- brew install libxml2
- xcode-select --install
- pip install lxml