Hello, 
No, I did not have any additional fonts on my machine: the machine was re-installed 2 
days before the experiment, with Win98SE, plus all available updates, plus NetScape 
Communicator 4.8 and ORinoco wireless drivers. None of these include Koodak font, do 
they? :-) 
cheers,
Masoud
On Sat, May 08, 2004 at 09:20:19PM -0700, C Bobroff wrote:
> Masoud,
> Thank you so much for the time you took to make the exhibits!
> Exhibits A and C are a little depressing to look at but that's ok.
> Concerning exhibit B (the Koodak font) I have a question: did you already
> have the Koodak font on your computer? Did you uninstall it first?
> That will be some good news if you don't have Koodak because it's
> perfect on the "ancient machine!"
> -Connie
> 
> On Sat, 8 May 2004, Masoud Sharbiani wrote:
> 
> > Hello Connie,
> > I am using IE6 (with the latest updates) and windows 98SE
> > I have some screenshots for you too:
> > in Tahoma: Medial Yeh not shown properly, it shows as Terminal Yeh (Exhibit A)
> > Koodak looks OK to me. (I didn't check the .pdf as I didn't have acroread on that 
> > (ancient) machine (Exhibit B)
> > Arabic font had the same problems (IMHO) as tahoma. (Exhibit C)
> > And about download/render. On this P-133/40Megs of ram it took around 12-13 
> > seconds to show the page completely. For comparison, slashdot.org took around 8 
> > seconds.
> > cheers, and good luck on next revision,
> > Masoud
> >
> >
> > On Thu, May 06, 2004 at 11:31:27PM -0700, C Bobroff wrote:
> > > We've had a few discussions about WEFT before in the past but never really
> > > explored it completely.  Therefore, I made this demo page in both
> > > English and Persian and embedded Tahoma, Koodak(by FarsiWeb) and Arabic
> > > Typesetting:
> > > http://students.washington.edu/irina/persianword/weft.htm
> > >
> > > Can you please check if Weft has worked? Do you see my fonts correctly?
> > > Is the Yeh (medial form) showing up correctly in all fonts, especially on
> > > Win98? Is the load time any longer than usual? If you have the old, buggy
> > > Tahoma font, is my corrected font showing up instead?  If you have the old
> > > Sinasoft or Borna Koodak, is my FarsiWeb Koodak showing up?
> > >
> > > Please report your findings! Be sure to mention which version of Windows
> > > and IE. By the way, you have to uninstall these fonts if you have them,
> > > otherwise, the test is not too helpful :)
> > >
> > > As you may know, Weft only works on Windows and IE so don't bother to
> > > check on anything else.  Also please don't look at the source code! I was
> > > in a great hurry and yes, it's a mess.  Anyone who is qualified is welcome
> > > to redo it if too unbearable.  I would appreciate that!
> > >
> > > Thanks!
> > > -Connie
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