[bksvol-discuss] Re: I learn something new

Nope, I didn't mean my comment as angry.  I haven't made any angry comments
for ages.  <smile>

Sue S.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Jake Brownell" <jabrown@xxxxxxxxx>
To: <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Wednesday, November 30, 2005 5:06 PM
Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: I learn something new


> Hey Sue,
>     This is more directed at the group than you, but your msg brings up a
> good point. I'm sure BookShare is somewhat less willing to update
> information about upcoming changes because then there is an expectation.
In
> other words, people start complaining as to when its coming. It's not that
> it isn't coming, it is, it just takes more time than some would like. Keep
> in mind BookShare is working on getting the $$ for upgrades, and until
that
> money is in less happens.
>     Validation instructions will be much more comprehensive and putting
them
> together is being done by volunteers, so they're not at this for many
hours
> a day, hehe. The instructions of course will have to go through Janice and
> Gustavo to make sure they are as correct as they possibly can be. There's
no
> use releasing new instructions if they're aren't precise, accurate and
> clear.
>
> BookShare has told us that engineering is working on producing page
numbers
> in the BRF format, attempting to modify the software and how it works does
> take time. Other enhancements are definitely on the drawing board I'm
sure.
>
> Patience Patience *grin* Again, this msg is not directed at Sue, the group
> as a whole. And Sue if you didn't mean your comment as angry, I didn't
take
> it as such just thought I should point some of this out.
>
> Jake
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "siss52" <siss52@xxxxxxx>
> To: <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Wednesday, November 30, 2005 4:34 PM
> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: I learn something new
>
>
> >
> > If we ever get them!!!!
> >
> > Sue S.
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Jake Brownell" <jabrown@xxxxxxxxx>
> > To: <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > Sent: Wednesday, November 30, 2005 12:21 PM
> > Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: I learn something new
> >
> >
> >> Elizabeth,
> >>     I've posted these suggestions before. Here's my procedure and it
does
> >> seem to work, I just downloaded five or six recent submissions and
looked
> > at
> >> them in Kurzweil. Page numbers were not present, but that's a Kurzweil
> > issue
> >> not a BookShare one.
> >>
> >> A. If the book has running headers
> >>
> >> Put a fake one above the chapter heading. When I say fake I don't mean
> >> put
> > a
> >> bunch of stars, follow the pattern of the book.
> >> If the book has chapter titles on odd numbered pages, and the chapter
> > starts
> >> on an odd page, put the chapter title above it.
> >>
> >> B. If books have all page numbers next to the running headers, except
on
> > the
> >> chapter page its at the bottom, you should reposition the page number
to
> > the
> >> proper place in the dummy header.
> >>
> >> C. If the book has no headers and page numbers are at the bottom of the
> >> page, you should split the chapter onto two lines. For example
> >>
> >> Chapter One
> >>
> >> should be written
> >>
> >> Chapter
> >> One
> >>
> >> This presumably will not be counted as a header because it is more than
> > just
> >> a single line of text.
> >>
> >> This last one has been the most difficult for me to verify. The first
two
> > I
> >> have seen work.
> >>
> >> The new validation instructions will hopefully include more
> >> examples/explanation.
> >>
> >> Best,
> >> Jake
> >>
> >> ----- Original Message -----
> >> From: "E." <thoth93@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >> To: <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> >> Sent: Wednesday, November 30, 2005 5:33 AM
> >> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: I learn something new
> >>
> >>
> >> > Definitely do what is easiest for you since apparently nothing works
to
> >> > retain chapter headings.  I have tried.
> >> >
> >> > E.
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