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FW: test webpage for SVG and MathML; detects both plugins; link to tools if needed; TeX tools

From: Bill Corwin <billc@issi1.com>
Date: Sun, 13 Jul 2008 20:37:58 -0500
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>                       billc@issi1.com alias unknown@67.155.12.1
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> Title:  Test webpage for SVG and MathML that displays resources
>         needed to work properly without messing up.  Tools for TeX.
> 
> cc:
>     http://math.chapman.edu/~jipsen/svg/ /mathml/
>     www.dessci.com/en/reference/mathmltestsuite/
>    www.w3.org/Math/XSL
>    http://www.mps.mpg.de/dislin
>      http://research.iiit.ac.in/~masatran/model/
>    http://golem.ph.utexas.edu/~distler/blog/archives/000309.html
> 
> For displaying mathematical expressions without proprietary
> bitmap methods, plugins are required with MS Internet Explorer.
> However, with Firefox, since 1.5, they have not been needed.
> 
> It would be nice to make web pages that do not mess up if
> plugins are missing.  I have a web page,
> http://www.issi1.com/corwin/sniffers/detect_plugin.xml
> that will display the expressions or else it
> will list the things needed to do it.  The method of detecting
> the Adobe SVG plugin is different from the one for DesSci MathML.
> However,  both can be detected with javascripts in the same xml page.
> 
> http://www.issi1.com/corwin/sniffers/detect_plugin.xml
> 
> ref:
> http://www.issi1.com/corwin/sniffers/detect_plugin.xml
> 
> MathML  http://www.mozilla.org/products/firefox
> SVG     http://www.sodipodi.com
> 
> 
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