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Steve,
Works like a charm.  Good job!

What are the minor errors about?

Bill


On 10/24/2014 10:43 PM, Stephen E Slevinski Jr wrote:
> Hi Bill,
>
> Thanks for checking.  The sizing code has been fixed on my development 
> machine, but I hadn't uploaded the changes to the online test pages.
>
> I just updated the code now, so please try again.
>
> http://signpuddle.net/iswa/demo/glyph_sizing.html
>
> Regards,
> -Steve
>
> On 10/24/14, 8:10 PM, Bill Reese wrote:
>> Steve,
>> I downloaded the latest font file then went back to one of your 
>> previous emails and performed the speed and accuracy test.
>>
>> This is my results using Google's Chrome on Windows XP:
>>
>> Properly sized 37809 glyphs in 111 seconds with 46740 minor errors
>>
>> FAILURE: 2 glyphs have sizing errors
>> S21410 with size 515x508 is reporting 514x505
>> S38303 with size 543x542 is reporting 542x531
>>
>> Symbols unprocessed: 0
>> Additional time required: 0 seconds
>>
>> Bill
>>
>>
>> On 10/16/2014 6:35 PM, Stephen E Slevinski Jr wrote:
>>> Hi SignWriting List,
>>>
>>> The SignWriting 2010 font development continues.  I've had some 
>>> major breakthroughs.  When I started working with the TrueType 
>>> fonts, I was unsure how far I could take the development.  I'm happy 
>>> to report that everything is falling into place.
>>>
>>> This work will be a solid foundation for future SignWriting 
>>> development.  The reduction in file size, network connections, and 
>>> processing is staggering.  Files are 30 times smaller. Thousands of 
>>> network connections are eliminated.  Processing is instantaneous 
>>> rather than network dependent.
>>>
>>> While the details are technical, the average user will not need to 
>>> know the specifics.  These tools will be used by developers to speed 
>>> their development and their resulting applications.
>>>
>>> I am still working on some of the finer details, so any feedback or 
>>> comments are welcome.  If you are feeling adventurous, please view 
>>> the source HTML, Javascript, and CSS for more details.
>>>
>>> http://signpuddle.net/iswa/demo/glyph_sizing.html
>>> http://signpuddle.net/iswa/demo/signwriting_2010.js
>>> http://signpuddle.net/iswa/demo/signwriting_2010.css
>>>
>>>
>>> Here are a few of the latest achievements.
>>>
>>> Nice looking symbols
>>> ------------------
>>> I have been able to improve the TrueType font import so that the 
>>> symbol glyphs in the font look as nice the symbol SVG.
>>>
>>>
>>> Two color fonts
>>> --------------
>>> Rather than a 2-color font, I've created 2 different fonts: one font 
>>> for the primary color (SignWriting 2010) and one font for the 
>>> secondary color (SignWriting 2010 Filling).  These fonts work together.
>>>
>>>
>>> Properly aligned symbol glyphs in 2-dimensions
>>> -----------------------------------------
>>> The fonts can be used with SVG or with the HTML 5 Canvas to create 
>>> 2-dimensional images.  Either way, the symbol glyphs are easy to 
>>> arrange in 2-dimensions without extraneous processing or 
>>> conditions.  A few dozen simple lines of Javascript can handle 
>>> either conversion.  ( See functions getSignSvg and getSignCanvas in 
>>> file signwriting_2010.js )
>>>
>>>
>>> Symbol glyph sizing
>>> -----------------
>>> An unusual constraint for SignWriting is that the symbols come in 
>>> various sizes.  There are 37,811 symbols.  If we specifically define 
>>> the size of each, we need a data file that is over 600 KB.
>>>
>>> Conversly, we can achieve the same effect with a few dozen simple 
>>> lines of Javascript (about 1 KB) using the TrueType font with the 
>>> HTML 5 Canvas.  ( See function getSymSize in file 
>>> signwriting_2010.js )  There are minor errors (off by 1 pixel) with 
>>> some of the symbols. I'm hoping to be able to fix this soon.
>>>
>>> The function to get the symbol size is quick.  It can be called 
>>> thousands of times a second.
>>>
>>>
>>> SignWriting 2010 Glyph Sizing Demo
>>> ----------------------------------------------
>>> http://signpuddle.net/iswa/demo/glyph_sizing.html
>>> ----------------------------------------------
>>>
>>> The top of the page, starts with the following.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> If you press the "Hello World" button, you will see several sign 
>>> image examples.  Each of these images is created by using the 
>>> TrueType fonts that have been installed on your computer.
>>>
>>> The SVG images are similar to what we are using now, but uses SVG 
>>> Text with the TrueType font rather than SVG Paths from a server.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> The HTML 5 Canvas works nicely with the TrueType fonts.  The glyphs 
>>> are written to the canvas and then the canvas can be converted to a 
>>> PNG image.  This all happens in the browser without requiring a 
>>> network connection.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> There is also a speed and accuracy checking section.  This section 
>>> will compare the actual symbol size against the function derived 
>>> size. The test will check each of the 37,811 symbols.  The full 
>>> accuracy test will take less than a minute.  You can select less 
>>> time to end the test early.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Here's the output for a 1 second test:
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Here's the output for a 1 minute test:
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> If you don't have the fonts installed, you will receive the 
>>> following message is you try any of the buttons.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> I updated the development fonts yesterday, so you will need to 
>>> remove or replace any SignWriting 2010 fonts from an earlier time.
>>>
>>> Regards,
>>> -Steve
>>>
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