MathGroup Archive 2002

[Date Index] [Thread Index] [Author Index]

Search the Archive

Re: 2 gifs side by side -- with hyperlinks

  • To: mathgroup at
  • Subject: [mg36540] Re: 2 gifs side by side -- with hyperlinks
  • From: Jens-Peer Kuska <kuska at>
  • Date: Wed, 11 Sep 2002 13:27:17 -0400 (EDT)
  • Organization: Universitaet Leipzig
  • References: <aleuh4$5bq$>
  • Reply-to: kuska at
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at


it works with any graphics

  GridBox[{Cell[GraphicsData["PostScript", DisplayString[#, "MPS"]], 
            "Graphics"] & /@ {leftGraphics, rightGraphics}}]]


Murray Eisenberg wrote:
> (1) Is there a way in Mathematica 4.2 to put two separate gifs into a
> single, cell side by side (with some intervening space), without
> having to combine them in some graphics program first?
> In particular, I'd like to do that within a text cell.
> Even in a new Input cell, if I first create a GridBox (via Inut>Create
> Table/Matrix/Palette) and then try to insert the first gif (via
> Edit>Insert Object>Create from File ....), Mathematica promptly
> crashes.    (Mathematica 4.2 under Windows 2000.)
> I just don't see how to get anything other than a single gif into a
> cell.
> (2) Is there a way to cause a gif imported into a Mathematica 4.2
> notebook to become a hyperlink -- so that when the user clicks on the
> gif the hyperlink's target is summoned?
> (My aim in all this is to use Mathematica to create web pages with
> high mathematical content -- saving the notebook as HTML+MathML --
> without having to do any extensive editing of the resulting .xml and
> related files.  That way as the source Mathematica notebook changes, I
> would need only to re-export without further tinkering with the .xml
> file, etc.)
> --
>   Murray Eisenberg                       Internet:  murray at
>   Mathematics & Statistics Dept.            Voice:  413-545-2859 (W)
>   University of Massachusetts                       413-549-1020 (H)
>   Amherst, MA 01003                           Fax:  413-545-1801

  • Prev by Date: Empirical CDF and InterpolatingFunction
  • Next by Date: Re: Arbitrary Crash with Compile
  • Previous by thread: Re: 2 gifs side by side -- with hyperlinks
  • Next by thread: Profiler for Mathematica