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Re: multi-lingual/cross-cultural maths using MathML?

From: Paul Libbrecht <paul@activemath.org>
Date: Wed, 16 Mar 2005 16:14:36 +0100
Message-Id: <d28ab31d26a1bcde66e5626be0c9bc9a@activemath.org>
Cc: www-math@w3.org
To: Andreas Strotmann <Strotmann@rrz.uni-koeln.de>

Dear Andreas,

I hope you are aware of the efforts on bringing MathML to a world 
compatible with right-to-left math-writing...
See the e-mail archives... it is... work in progress!

How complex does the WebAlt project intend to go ?
Does it intend to cover different writing systems ?

paul


Le 15 mars 05, à 14:33, Andreas Strotmann a écrit :

>
> We have recently started a project aimed at language-independent
> authoring of mathematical content combined with multi-lingual rendering
> engines for that content.[1]
>
> There have been a few discussions on this list about similar issues.  I
> would like to request pointers to literature that discusses 
> multilingual
> and multicultural math issues, but most particularly I would like to
> know if someone is aware of efforts to create MathML
> content-to-presentation stylesheets for languages other than English.
>
> Thanks!
>
>  -- Andreas Strotmann
>
> [1]www.webalt.net
>
Received on Wednesday, 16 March 2005 21:01:19 GMT

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