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'''GutenFlash''' lets you read books by displaying single words or small phrases quickly, in a large font.  The technique is known as RSVP, [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rapid_Serial_Visual_Presentation Rapid Serial Visual Presentation].
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'''GutenFlash''' lets you read books by displaying single words or small phrases quickly, in a large font.  The technique is known as RSVP, [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rapid_Serial_Visual_Presentation Rapid Serial Visual Presentation].
  
 
Current features:
 
Current features:
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* 3 display modes
 
* 3 display modes
  
== Note ==
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== Notes ==
  
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=== UTF-8 ===
 
GutenFlash expects UTF-8 files. So for reading a file originally in iso-8859-1, please convert it before to UTF-8 in a shell terminal:
 
GutenFlash expects UTF-8 files. So for reading a file originally in iso-8859-1, please convert it before to UTF-8 in a shell terminal:
iconv -f iso-8859-1 Reveries.txt -t utf-8 > Reveries.utf8
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iconv -f iso-8859-1 Reveries.txt -t utf-8 > Reveries.utf8
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=== NameError: name 'init' is not defined===
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You may want to update the pygtk __init__.py file as suggested in [http://docs.openmoko.org/trac/ticket/1718 #1718]
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=== Preferences ===
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Create your .gutenflash.conf file:
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gutenflash --showcfg > ~/.gutenflash.conf
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and edit it.
  
 
== Download ==
 
== Download ==
Current mokoified version (ipk package):
 
http://oralux.net/gutenflash/
 
  
Original website: http://toykeeper.net/programs/flash/
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Current mokoified version (ipk package and bitbake recipe):
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http://soft.oralux.net/gutenflash/
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Upstream website: http://toykeeper.net/programs/flash/
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'''Source code released:Can't find'''.
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== Toolchain: Make ipk ==
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*download snapshot from http://toykeeper.net/programs/flash/files/
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*cd to ipk-folder
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*make
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*scp file to your phone
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[[Image:Gutenflash.png]]
 
[[Image:Gutenflash.png]]
  
[[Category:Software]]
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[[Category:Office Applications]]
[[Category:Applications]]
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Latest revision as of 08:10, 14 October 2008

GutenFlash lets you read books by displaying single words or small phrases quickly, in a large font. The technique is known as RSVP, Rapid Serial Visual Presentation.

Current features:

  • loads plain text
  • chapter navigation
  • paragraph and sentence navigation
  • continuous speed control from 20wpm - 2000wpm
  • total / remaining playtime calculation
  • 3 display modes

Contents

[edit] Notes

[edit] UTF-8

GutenFlash expects UTF-8 files. So for reading a file originally in iso-8859-1, please convert it before to UTF-8 in a shell terminal: iconv -f iso-8859-1 Reveries.txt -t utf-8 > Reveries.utf8

[edit] NameError: name 'init' is not defined

You may want to update the pygtk __init__.py file as suggested in #1718

[edit] Preferences

Create your .gutenflash.conf file:

gutenflash --showcfg > ~/.gutenflash.conf

and edit it.

[edit] Download

Current mokoified version (ipk package and bitbake recipe): http://soft.oralux.net/gutenflash/

Upstream website: http://toykeeper.net/programs/flash/ Source code released:Can't find.

[edit] Toolchain: Make ipk


Gutenflash.png

Personal tools

GutenFlash lets you read books by displaying single words or small phrases quickly, in a large font. The technique is known as RSVP, Rapid Serial Visual Presentation.

Current features:

  • loads plain text
  • chapter navigation
  • paragraph and sentence navigation
  • continuous speed control from 20wpm - 2000wpm
  • total / remaining playtime calculation
  • 3 display modes

Note

GutenFlash expects UTF-8 files. So for reading a file originally in iso-8859-1, please convert it before to UTF-8 in a shell terminal:

iconv -f iso-8859-1 Reveries.txt -t utf-8 > Reveries.utf8

Download

Current mokoified version (ipk package): http://oralux.net/gutenflash/

Original website: http://toykeeper.net/programs/flash/


Gutenflash.png