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by vidalf
Mon Oct 25, 2004 8:01 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Other Good Language Forums
Replies: 18
Views: 4188

http://www.masterrussian.net/mforum/ A part of the site dedicated to the learning of Russian language. There are several helpful native speakers. Some other language subforums were added recently, although they are somewhat silent yet... Also worth noting the forum I've came about recently, it looks...
by vidalf
Tue Oct 12, 2004 10:00 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Homer: Movie to Books?
Replies: 11
Views: 2775

Did someone here watch "Helen of Troy" series? It has been released on the DVD in 2003 I think. Well I somewhat liked it, except for the portrayal of Achilles though... Anyways, it looks strange to me that whenever somewhere the Troy movie discussion arises, this one is almost never mentioned, while...
by vidalf
Tue Oct 12, 2004 9:49 pm
Forum: Homeric Greek and Early Greek Poetry
Topic: Anyone with a scanner?
Replies: 22
Views: 12698

Could someone put them online? I believe that everyone who have downloaded the book wants to have those missing pages as well. As for myself, that's for sure.
by vidalf
Wed Jul 28, 2004 5:27 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: greek font, the only one now
Replies: 0
Views: 607

greek font, the only one now

I wonder why the antiquated spionic greek posting method is used here? I can just press ctrl+shift+3 and type in the accented greek with "polytonic greek" standard Win2k input method .. I think it also should present in any other decent Windows. Any other modern OS also should have a way to create u...
by vidalf
Tue Nov 25, 2003 2:02 pm
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Aoidoi.org tries PDF
Replies: 16
Views: 4422

As a matter of fact my samples are produced with latex, using psgreek package. Most good fonts from mingshey's link are included there (at least they look alike). Although this method does not use any ttf, it requires one to use betacode-like system (very unstandard) to typeset greek text. To work t...
by vidalf
Tue Nov 25, 2003 3:09 am
Forum: Open Board
Topic: Aoidoi.org tries PDF
Replies: 16
Views: 4422

how about these fonts instead?
http://users.mark-itt.ru/kalmas/heoxonia.pdf
http://users.mark-itt.ru/kalmas/heoldface.pdf
(the text samples are beginning of Herodotus's Histories from perseus)