[duxhelp] Re: British code and roman numerals

Jack,

There's no reason to be circumspect.  Just don't expect a lot of expertise
in this forum.  Our translation experts our working on these issues mostly
in silence.

- Peter 

-----Original Message-----
From: duxhelp-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:duxhelp-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On
Behalf Of Jack Maartman
Sent: Tuesday, March 21, 2006 6:26 PM
To: duxhelp@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: [duxhelp] Re: British code and roman numerals

I'll try to be as circumspect as I can about translation.  Unless Joe is
able to significantly address these issues for the next release.


----- Original Message -----
From: "Peter Sullivan" <peter@xxxxxxxxxx>
To: <duxhelp@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Tuesday, March 21, 2006 2:48 PM
Subject: [duxhelp] Re: British code and roman numerals


> Jack,
>
> This question may best be addressed directly to Joe.  It is beyond my
> knowledge of translation details.
>
> I will bring it to his attention, as I will all translation problems
> reported "on list".  But I must generally simply pass these things on
> without comment back to the list.
>
> Best Regards,
>
> Peter
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: duxhelp-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:duxhelp-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]
On
> Behalf Of Jack Maartman
> Sent: Tuesday, March 21, 2006 6:01 PM
> To: duxhelp@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: [duxhelp] Re: British code and roman numerals
>
> What causes DBT to treat Roman numerals differently than any other letter
> groups, as far as translation? I can see where they might not do as they
are
> told with respect to formatting.  It is amazing how much difference use
and
> non-use of the capital sign  makes in writing and computing, where a good
> braille reader doesn't notice. I don't remember whether something I read
is
> transcribed using BANA or BAUK rules from day to day. I might well be the
> only one on the list who is the only end user, as I am not in the business
> of producing braille.
>
> Jack
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: <duxhelp-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <duxhelp@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Tuesday, March 21, 2006 5:12 AM
> Subject: [duxhelp] Re: British code and roman numerals
>
>
> > Sorry I should have added that I was referring to the British code in
> > the comment below.
> >
> > David Spybey
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: duxhelp-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:duxhelp-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]
> >
> > Sent: 21 March 2006 11:48
> > To: duxhelp@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > Subject: [duxhelp] Re: Attention, we are switching the DBT Beta list to
> > a new address
> >
> > It would be good to have roman numerals in bracket correct.
> >
> > (i) is ok but (ii) (iii) etc do not show the letter sign.
> > I think the letter sign is getting lost whenever there is more than a
> > single symbol inside the brackets, ie it is treating it as a word or a
> > sentence. Can exceptions be set for roman numerals?
> >
> > David Spybey
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