[Bookreader] The FBReader Activity is out for testing

Samuel Klein meta.sj at gmail.com
Fri Mar 20 13:32:01 EDT 2009

Let's keep [[fbreader]] and [[bookreader]] up to date on the wiki with
the latest links and updates.  Testers rae starting to get their hands
dirty, but not always finding the latest (many are not subscribed to
this list :)   Even though still in draft stage, this activity
deserves a brief wiki entry.


On Mon, Mar 16, 2009 at 2:04 PM, Sayamindu Dasgupta <sayamindu at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello,
> The FBReader activity is out for testing (consider this as a
> pre-release), and bug reports will be most welcome :-)
> The bundle can be downloaded from http://dev.laptop.org/~sayamindu/FBReader-1.xo
> However, to read downloaded ebooks successfully with it, you will have
> to download and install http://dev.laptop.org/~sayamindu/Browse-102.xo
> as well (it is a patched edition of Browse which works around a nasty
> mimetype/file extension related issue in Sugar/Browse)
> The activity is at the moment associated with only .epub and .pdb files.
> Another known issue with the activity is that it currently works only
> on a XO (or a XO emulation image). This is because certain paths were
> hardcoded to /home/olpc/Activities/FBReader.activity during build
> time.
> Thank you,
> Sayamindu
> --
> Sayamindu Dasgupta
> [http://sayamindu.randomink.org/ramblings]
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