
From WordPress to ePublishing (1)
Perhaps, the tips and tricks I did receive to turn a selection of wordpressposts into a proper ePubfile may be of use to others, so I will describe the procedure here in some detail. It makes a difference whether or not some of the posts contain TeX. This time, I’ll sketch the process for nonLaTeX […]

Seating the first few billion Knights
The odd Knight of the round table problem asks for a consistent placement of the nth Knight in the row at an odd root of unity, compatible with the two different realizations of the algebraic closure of the field with two elements. The first identifies the multiplicative group of its nonzero elements with the group…

Return to LaTeX
To most mathematicians, a good LaTeXfrontend (such as TeXShop for Macusers) is the crucial tool to get the work done. We use it to draft ideas, write papers and courses, or even to take notes during lectures. However, after six years of blogging, my own LaTeXroutine became rusty. I rarely open a new texdocument, and…

Seating the first few thousand Knights
The Knightseating problems asks for a consistent placing of nth Knight at an odd root of unity, compatible with the two different realizations of the algebraic closure of the field with two elements.

Snow leopard + wordpress + latex problem
Ever since I’ve upgraded to Snow Leopard I’ve been having problems with the webserver. At first there were the ‘obvious’ problems : mysqlconnection lost and phperror message. These were swiftly dealt with using the excellent Snow Leopard, Apache, PHP, MySQL and WordPress! advice from ‘tady’. Right now, access to this blog is extremely slow (and…

math2.0setup : final comments
Last time I promised to come back explaining how to setup LaTeXsupport, figuring I had to tell you about a few modifications I had to make in order to get Latexrender run on my mac… A few google searches made it plain how out of touch I am on these matters (details below). But first,…