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Re: Converting MathML to text (and TeX/LaTeX)

From: Vasil Yaroshevich <vyaroshevich@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 23 Jan 2011 15:23:19 +0300
Message-ID: <AANLkTi=y6-AdSTfhgFYNB1s1w+YPQZPrDKO53zPtXYKb@mail.gmail.com>
To: Paul Libbrecht <paul@hoplahup.net>
Cc: www-math@w3.org
Thanks!

I glad that my work is useful for community :)


On Sat, Jan 22, 2011 at 12:02 PM, Paul Libbrecht <paul@hoplahup.net> wrote:
> Vasil,
>
> just for your information, ActiveMath's rendering is based on this stylesheet.
> It has been strongly adjusted, since it is used to process notations that contain mathml and that generate stylesheets that generate html+css, tex, and mathml. See, e.g.:
>        http://www.activemath.org/Software/Notations
>
> paul
>
>
> Le 21 janv. 2011 à 13:01, Vasil Yaroshevich a écrit :
>
>> I've written stylesheets for converting mathml formulas into latex notation:
>> xsltml.sourceforge.net
>>
>> but now I don't support it.
>>
>> May be it will be iteresting for you.
>>
>>
>> On Fri, Jan 21, 2011 at 2:51 PM, J.Fine <j.fine@open.ac.uk> wrote:
>>> Hi
>>>
>>> I've got another question.  Unless it's already done I need to write tools that convert MathML to text (for reading out loud) and to TeX/LaTeX (for typesetting).
>>>
>>> If possible I'd like to make use of existing work.  Please let me know of any errors or omissions (especially omissions) in the following list.
>>>
>>> http://golem.ph.utexas.edu/~distler/blog/archives/000306.html ("I guess I've asked this before, but are you aware of any tools for converting itex/LaTeX/MathML to text?")
>>>
>>>
>>> http://devblog.cnx.org/2010/08/epub-development-details.html ("EPUB readers do not support MathML, so the obvious solution was to convert simple MathML to text and convert all of the more complex MathML to images.")
>>>
>>> (And see also
>>> https://trac.rhaptos.org/trac/rhaptos/wiki/TechnicalDocumentation/Code/EPUB
>>> https://trac.rhaptos.org/trac/rhaptos/browser/mathml2/trunk/README.txt
>>> ).
>>>
>>>
>>> http://www.mathstore.ac.uk/headocs/6429_mathsteachinginclusive.pdf ("MathML to text to voice
>>> If MathML in a Web page is transformed to text, and this is not a trivial problem (particularly when the more commonly used presentation mark-up is used alone), then this text in turn can be transformed to voice, if it is passed to a screen-reader, in the same way that other text is read in the Web page.")
>>>
>>> http://www.biglist.com/lists/xsl-list/archives/200607/msg00675.html ("XSLT [...] is ideally suited for this [convert MathML to text].")
>>>
>>> http://www.orcca.on.ca/MathML/texmml/mmltotex.html ("MathML to TeX Online Translator" [the backend seems to have disappeared]).
>>>
>>> (And see also http://www.orcca.on.ca/MathML/, which does not offer the MathML to TeX translator for download.)
>>>
>>> Finally, although not mathml, there is http://emacspeak.sourceforge.net/ by T.V. Raman.
>>>
>>> (See also http://www.cs.cornell.edu/home/raman/aster/aster-toplevel.html "Notice that AsTeR produces good intonational structure when speaking text that is intermixed with mathematics.")
>>>
>>>
>>> So, please let me know if I've missed anything out.
>>>
>>>
>>> Jonathan
>>>
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>>>
>>>
>>>
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>>   Ярошевич Василь                                mailto:vyaroshevich@gmail.com
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