# Re: ddoc latex/formulas?

On 09/16/2016 11:38 AM, bachmeier wrote:

On Friday, 16 September 2016 at 12:33:59 UTC, tn wrote:


Yes. I opened the link [1] by Andrei into a new tab, saw some latex
source code, wondered what was the point, closed the tab, and remained
confused. Only later did I find out that it was supposed render it by
javascript. It was way too slow.

[1] http://erdani.com/d/DIP1000-typing-baseline.html


That is why KaTeX should be used
https://khan.github.io/KaTeX/
Server side rendering is an option.



Yah, we should consider that if we get heavily into math. The fixed costs are larger than with mathjax, what with downloading and installation etc. -- Andrei