|08-19-2011, 04:12 PM||#1|
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Pittsburgh, PA area
Device: T-Mobile HTC HD2, WinMo 6.5
is it possible that Calibre is causing this issue?
However, I have an odd problem with some of the free books that I've gotten from Gutenberg and Baen, to wit, when I read them in Freda, em dashes (Alt 0151) in the text are replaced by this combination: â€” (0226 0128 0148).
At least one other book, from Amazon, also has em dashes, but they display just fine on my phone in Freda. I've opened the files in Sigil to look for anything that might be controlling the character set or font, but I'm new to CSS and am not finding anything obvious. Sigil sees the characters in the free books as em dashes, too.
Now, I seriously doubt the problem is Calibre, because both Calibre and the Barnes and Noble Nook for PC display the em dashes properly. I've posted in the Freda forum, but not gotten a response yet, so I thought I'd check here on the off chance that Calibre does something to the files that might cause this odd behavior.
So, if anyone has any thoughts, I'd be grateful to hear them.
|08-19-2011, 04:43 PM||#2|
Join Date: Dec 2009
Device: WinMo: IPAQ; Android: HTC HD2, Archos 7o; Java:Gravity T
The speed limit on our spacetime highway of life is c - lightspeed. Surprisingly, the posted minimum is also c. We can go no faster, nor any slower! The conversion factor from the time dimension to space is ct. When stationary in space, we must move into the future at c to have our clock tick off t. When moving in space, the spacetime vector c tilts from pure motion in time. The faster we move in the space dimension, the slower we move in the time dimension.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Any chance this could be a Calibre issue?||Joyful||Calibre||2||12-11-2010 01:18 AM|
|Calibre or Kindle 3 issue?||JLeighs||Calibre||2||11-26-2010 11:15 PM|
|Calibre Upgrade going from 6.12 to 6.52 issue||Paradigm||Calibre||3||05-08-2010 06:32 PM|
|Calibre crash causing files on PRS-505 to not be indexed||Worldwalker||Calibre||14||03-28-2010 01:05 AM|
|HTML converted books causing crashes - Calibre or PRS-505 issue?||Katelyn||Calibre||15||10-20-2009 06:08 PM|