embedding ASL in pdf/html
icemandeaf at GMAIL.COM
Sat Mar 27 06:19:07 UTC 2010
With the size issue, I would try to keep it the same with them all.
The way that I do it is by adding "&size=xx" at the end of the url for
the image where xx is the fraction of one to make it smaller or a
multiple of 1 to make it larger. I personally find that .5 is a good
start to see if the signs need to be smaller or larger. Just a quick
On Mar 26, 2010, at 5:59 PM, Alan Post wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 22, 2010 at 09:05:52AM -0600, Alan Post wrote:
>> I would be delighted if, by the end of the day, I had my first page
>> with ASL sentences uploaded to my website, and by the end of the
>> week had succeeded in embedding svg or png graphics of signwritten
>> ASL words into my pdf.
>> May I have some guidance understanding where to go from here? My
>> fingers tremble to write some ASL!
> I set a goal for myself of rendering sign using SignWriting in a pdf
> document in one week. I'm two days early, and am happy to report
> that I've published my first document that includes sign:
> As I talk about in that entry, there are two big problems I still
> need to fix: I'm scaling each sign individually, so the all render
> at different scales, and I'm not rendering images aligned with any
> baseline, so they don't line up with each other right-to-left.
> All the same, I'm really pleased with the result so far!
> The tools I used to generate this document are published here, if
> anyone would like to look at the process I used to create this
> I consider this nothing more than a first step, but I'm really quite
> happy with it!
> Thank you everyone for your wonderful help, feedback, and criticism.
> For those of you who haven't spoken up, thank you for looking at my
> Has anyone rendered signs in a document like this and dealt with any
> of these problems? I would love to leverage your work if you'll share
> te djuno lo do sevzi
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