On Tue, Sep 6, 2011 at 7:26 PM, Mark A. Hershberger <
Tim Starling <tstarling(a)wikimedia.org> writes:
On 06/09/11 18:09, Magnus Manske wrote:
Support for 3D-rendered molecules on Wikipedia
has been on the
wishlist since ... forever. This was never done due to security
The security issues were just normal XSS, easily fixed with an hour or
two of work.
I think we should go with Jmol, which has many
excellent features (not
just ball and stick rendering like this canvasmol), a substantial
community behind it, and a large content base already hosted on
MediaWiki wikis, most notably Proteopedia.
Since there are obviously MW users for Jmol, I'd like to think there are
interested MW developers for Jmol. Maybe I can find someone on
I wrote a good part of the Jmol extension for MW.
I'm still interested in developing it if there's a chance of seeing it used
I don't have much free time in the following weeks, but I hope this will
change before November.