Re: The Braille tables need updating.


John J. Boyer
 

I think the NVDA developers should use the latest release of liblouis as a matter of course. The release process is meticulous.
Things are checked carefully.

John

On Thu, Aug 20, 2020 at 03:34:44PM +0200, Christo de Klerk wrote:
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<div class="moz-cite-prefix">The Afrikaans grade 2 table has been
distributed with versions of LibLouis for almost a year and it is
perfectly stable. What is the procedure? Should I ask the LibLouis
developers to let NVDA developers know that there is a new, stable
table? Do they do that as a rule with new tables? I would have
expected that if a table is included in the LibLouis Tables folder
and distributed with the package, it would mean that the table is
stable.</div>
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<div class="moz-cite-prefix">I believe many South African users of
NVDA are keen for this table to show up in NVDA. I developed the
table and use it every day. Should I give LibLouis some
instruction about it?</div>
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<div class="moz-cite-prefix">Kind regards</div>
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<div class="moz-cite-prefix">Christo</div>
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<div class="moz-cite-prefix">On 2020/08/20 02:54pm, Joseph Lee
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<p class="MsoNormal">Provided that the table is declared stable,
as it is really up to Liblouis table maintainers to let
everyone know of this fact.<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal">Cheers,<o:p></o:p></p>
<p class="MsoNormal">Joseph<o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal"><b>From:</b> <a class="moz-txt-link-abbreviated" href="mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io">nvda@nvda.groups.io</a>
<a class="moz-txt-link-rfc2396E" href="mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io">&lt;nvda@nvda.groups.io&gt;</a> <b>On Behalf Of </b>Christo
de Klerk<br>
<b>Sent:</b> Thursday, August 20, 2020 2:50 AM<br>
<b>To:</b> <a class="moz-txt-link-abbreviated" href="mailto:nvda@nvda.groups.io">nvda@nvda.groups.io</a><br>
<b>Subject:</b> Re: [nvda] The Braille tables need
updating.<o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal">Hello John<o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal">The UEB table is present, but you won't
see it among the English table. The list is shown
alphabetically and the table is listed under U for Unified
English.<o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal">But on this topic, I see that although
the Afrikaans grade to table is in the Tables folder, it is
not listed by NVDA. This should be fixed in NVDA.<o:p></o:p></p>
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<p class="MsoNormal">On 2020/08/20 01:18am, John J. Boyer
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<pre>Hello,<o:p></o:p></pre>
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<pre>The Unified English Braille table is not listed in the output Tables list. I have NVDA 2020.2. <o:p></o:p></pre>
<pre>Please include the en-ueb-g2.ctb table in the next release.<o:p></o:p></pre>
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<pre>Thanks,<o:p></o:p></pre>
<pre>John<o:p></o:p></pre>
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