Welcome to JasTeX
What is JasTeX ?
JasTeX is a Graphical User Interface written in Java for GasTeX.
JasTeX is a free open source program under GNU/GPL licence.
It has been developped by 3 graduate students at the University of
I think that JasTeX is a pretty good program that should be very
helpful to people drawing pictures with GasTeX.
One should keep in mind that it is an heavy task to develop such a GUI.
Hence, it is not surprising that JasTeX is not perfect and can still be
If you encounter some unexpected behaviours or if you have suggestions
for improvements, please contact the
JasTeX IS PROVIDED TO YOU "AS
YOU ASSUME TOTAL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK FOR YOUR USE OF JasTeX INCLUDING THE RISK OF ANY
DEFECTS OR INACCURACIES THEREIN. THERE ARE NO EXPRESS OR IMPLIED
WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE
IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
PURPOSE OR THAT IT IS "ERROR FREE" OR WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS...
How do I try JasTeX ?
You can easily try the applet version of
JasTeX with your (recent) web browser.
Is there a documentation ?
Yes, here. But unfortunately it is in
french. Anyone willing to help with the transaltion is welcome and
to the developer team.
How do I get JasTeX ?
You can get the pre-compiled version of
It should run on any machine with Java 1.3 or greater.
The tgz archive contains the compiled stand-alone version of JasTeX,
the applet version and the documentation
You should start with the README file.
How do I get the sources ?
At sourceforge.net : http://sourceforge.net/projects/jastex/
CVS repertory : cvs.jastex.sourceforge.net:/cvsroot/jastex