[wikireader] Images on the WR not so imposible :P [was [wikireader]Error on parsing the spanish wikipedia]

Evgeniy Ginzburg nad.oby at gmail.com
Tue Nov 3 17:23:30 CET 2009

On Tue, Nov 3, 2009 at 6:55 PM, Michal Brzozowski <rusolis at poczta.fm> wrote:
> 2009/11/3 Evgeniy Ginzburg <nad.oby at gmail.com>
>> On Tue, Nov 3, 2009 at 4:06 AM, David Reyes Samblas Martinez
>> <david at tuxbrain.com> wrote:
>> [snip]
>> > I have find a process[1] I think it can be industrialized to transform
>> > any image of the wikipedia to one more or less good to the device is
>> > clear than we can expect a real time 3D zoomable render on the WR but
>> > I think results are quite promising
>> One option for such "industrialization" of images converting may be
>> something like this onliner using ImageMagic
>> convert  infile.png  -geometry 240 +dither -colors 2 -colorspace gray
>> -contrast-stretch 0 -normalize  outfile.pbm
>> For reference see http://www.imagemagick.org/Usage/quantize/
> Ascii art could be nice too. And wouldn't require much hacking on the device
> side :-)
I've just tried to view 240 pixel wide images in ASCII, cannot see nothing.
Using .PBM let you see (in worst case) something.

So long, and thanks for all the fish.

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