Last Comment Bug 233950 - Make a MathML font XPI
: Make a MathML font XPI
Product: Core
Classification: Components
Component: MathML (show other bugs)
: Trunk
: All Linux
-- enhancement with 6 votes (vote)
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Assigned To: Frédéric Wang (:fredw)
: Anthony Jones (:kentuckyfriedtakahe, :k17e)
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Blocks: 86247
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Reported: 2004-02-11 15:19 PST by Roland Mainz
Modified: 2012-03-15 02:00 PDT (History)
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Description User image Roland Mainz 2004-02-11 15:19:36 PST
RFE: Make a MathML font XPI which installs the MathML fonts and adds them to the
Xserver's font path on demand.
Comment 1 User image Roland Mainz 2004-02-11 15:23:43 PST
I can create such a beast if there is interest in it...
Comment 2 User image rbs 2004-02-22 16:25:22 PST
-> Yeah, feel free to have a go. Re-assigning to yourself, and marking a
dependency with bug 86247.
Comment 3 User image Frédéric Wang (:fredw) 2012-03-11 05:49:18 PDT
I don't know the extension system in details, but I'll see what I can do.
Comment 4 User image Frédéric Wang (:fredw) 2012-03-13 11:45:30 PDT
I have written an XPI with MathML fonts (STIX, Asana, MathJax) here:

It relies on downloadable fonts so can not be used for stretchy operators yet (see 663740 comment 8). It works with normal mathematical text, though.
Comment 5 User image Frédéric Wang (:fredw) 2012-03-15 02:00:17 PDT
Here is the first version of the add-on (not reviewed yet):

I also opened bug 736010.

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