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comment Embed TeX as a typesetting system for an eBook reading application
The Wikipedia article on TeX indicates it's intended to be public domain. At least the core. pdfTeX would not be necessary for a screen renderer.
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comment Embed TeX as a typesetting system for an eBook reading application
What licensing issues are you referring to? I thought TeX is public domain.
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Does the Knuth and Plass line breaking algorithm in Javascript handle things like kerning, ligatures, hyphenation and justification? Is it really comparable to the entirety of the original TeX source code?
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