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Add "\sim" to ~ conversion for HTML rendering
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Author: dr.burnett

Currently, if I enter <math>x \sim N(\mu, \sigma^2)</math> then it is forced to
render as PNG because \sim won't convert to a tilde for HTML rendering.

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Severity: minor



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bzimport raised the priority of this task from to Medium.Nov 21 2014, 8:27 PM
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According to

There is a sim entity:

<!ENTITY sim CDATA "&#8764;"

  • tilde operator = varies with = similar to, U+223C ISOtech -->

but in firefox it looks really different. I used &tilde; instead
and commited that in trunk as r14314