VisualEditor: Edited formulae display as raw LaTeX inside VisualEditor if user has MathJax switched on


Edit a line containing a math formula

Steps to Reproduce:

  1. Open any page with a math formula.
  2. Change something on that line.
  3. Save the page.

Actual Results:
The math formula doesn't display correctly after saving until you reload that page.

Reproducible: Didn't try

Version: unspecified
Severity: normal

bzimport set Reference to bz60728.
Whatamidoing-WMF created this task.Via LegacyFeb 1 2014, 7:00 PM
SalixAlba added a comment.Via ConduitApr 28 2014, 8:42 PM

The title change seems to have repurposed this bug. The original title
VisualEditor: Math formulas don't display correctly after save (until page is reloaded) was a dupe of bug 36060 a dependant of bug 51565.

The current title does not describe current behaviour:

With VisualEditor formulae editing beta feature OFF. Formula are displayed as PNG's and can't be edited.

With VisualEditor formulae editing beta feature ON. Formula are initially displayed as PNG's they can be edited. As soon as they are edited they switch to MathJax display but with very garbled output due to Bug 61497.

Jdforrester-WMF added a comment.Via ConduitJun 9 2014, 6:31 AM
  • Bug 64572 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Jdforrester-WMF moved this task to Backlog on the VisualEditor workboard.Via WebNov 24 2014, 1:28 AM
Jdforrester-WMF lowered the priority of this task from "High" to "Normal".Via WebJan 9 2015, 10:55 PM

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