[Maxima] Maxima web interface

Robert Dodier robert.dodier at gmail.com
Mon May 8 09:42:40 CDT 2006


Hi Matthew,

> I have the basic interface to Maxima and LaTeX rendering mostly
> complete, but one of the things I noticed on your "Design Notes" page
> was the addition of a "safe mode," something my application could
> definitely benefit from.

OK, thanks for mentioning it -- the more interest there is in
the feature, the more likely it is to be done ....

> (I try to strip out as much harmful input as I can, but things
> like asksign and the interactive evaluation of
> integrals keep tripping me up.)

I have some ideas about disabling asksign but I haven't
gotten very far. Sorry about that.

> it's a shame that I don't know Lisp

I suspect that learning Lisp would be pretty easy for you.
Maxima OTOH is a fairly strange program, but, if you'd
like to help, we would be glad to have you on board.

Let us know when you get your web site going again
and I'll put a link on the related projects page.

Thanks for your interest in Maxima,
Robert Dodier




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