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sparse matrix support in MathML

From: Michael Weitzel <michael.weitzel@uni-siegen.de>
Date: Wed, 30 May 2007 12:25:16 +0200
Message-ID: <465D510C.9020809@uni-siegen.de>
To: www-math@w3.org


I definitely miss support for sparse matrices in Content-MathML. Loading
and saving tons of zeros involves ugly delays for large sparse matrices
and unnecessarily bloats the XML files. Sadly, MathML version 3 does not
introduce such a type. Programming environments like Matlab/Octave and
Maple support sparse matrices -- MathML should likewise.

Michael Weitzel
Received on Wednesday, 30 May 2007 13:33:29 GMT

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