[OLPC library] Sugarization of DjVuLibre: an alternative ebook reader?
s.boutayeb at free.fr
Fri Jul 2 01:50:19 EDT 2010
Le jeudi 01 juillet 2010 à 19:13 -0500, James Simmons a écrit :
> I've had pretty good luck with DjVu files using Read, as long as
> you're using Sugar .84 or better. Was there some reason you're
> looking for an alternative?
The images installed on the 137 Madagascar XO 1 machines (at least in
the deployment in Nosy Komba) are the gg-802-1.img (Sugar 8.2.1 ?).
Read doesn't worked if I remember correctly and they have installed
Lionel reported the following figures for the djv file (1,5 MB, 9 pages)
with FBReader 4:
- Launch & open: 30 s.
- Go one page forward/backward: 20 s.
- The navigation bar is unusable: freezes FBReader
> James Simmons
> 2010/7/1 samy boutayeb <s.boutayeb at free.fr>:
> > Hi all,
> > As you may know, we are in the testing phase of our "first" ebook aimed
> > for our deployment in Madagascar. See:
> > http://olpc-france.org/wiki/index.php?title=Ebooks_Madagascar
> > So far, we have 1 ebook (djvu) that is being tested on Read, FBReader
> > and on a sugarized version of DjVuLibre ( http://djvu.sourceforge.net/ )
> > (thanks to the sugarisation script described here:
> > http://diegosanchez.obolog.com/sugarizar-aplicacion-651266 ).
> > It's a proof of concept, but it looks interesting.
> > Here is a screenshot:
> > http://olpc-france.org/wiki/index.php?title=Fichier:DjView1.png
> > However, this is a very basic and far from portable try because of some unmeet dependencies.
> > May be someone ca give it a try.
> > Regards,
> > Samy
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