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Re: Improved Army Printing

Postby Army of GOD on Mon Jun 14, 2010 5:07 pm

Ok, good. I went to one of my games, and thought there was seriously something wrong with my eyes because the font of the armies looked different.

I don't get how it's harder to read. I think they're a lot bigger and easier to read.
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Re: Improved Army Printing

Postby safariguy5 on Mon Jun 14, 2010 5:08 pm

Nice update, BOB is much faster now.
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Re: Improved Army Printing

Postby jbr on Mon Jun 14, 2010 5:09 pm

~_~ This new font is bothering me right now, but presumably I will get used to it. In any case, it was a glaring enough difference that I immediately decided to check these forums to see what had been changed to cause it to look this way.

Font changes (and broken scripts) aside, this sounds like a good change from a technological standpoint, and ought to allow greater flexibility in the future, which could be interesting.
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Re: Improved Army Printing

Postby PoohsTuger on Mon Jun 14, 2010 5:10 pm

I like it :)

Good job lack :D
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Re: Improved Army Printing

Postby lackattack on Mon Jun 14, 2010 5:10 pm

The font is the exact same size and most numbers are exactly identical. The number 2 and 7 are slightly different now.
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Re: Improved Army Printing

Postby lackattack on Mon Jun 14, 2010 5:12 pm

UPDATE: new working versions are available for all affected scripts: BOB, CM, Assault Odds. Please use the normal upgrade method, not the link I had posted :)
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Re: Improved Army Printing

Postby sherkaner on Mon Jun 14, 2010 5:12 pm

jbr wrote:~_~ This new font is bothering me right now, but presumably I will get used to it. In any case, it was a glaring enough difference that I immediately decided to check these forums to see what had been changed to cause it to look this way.

Font changes (and broken scripts) aside, this sounds like a good change from a technological standpoint, and ought to allow greater flexibility in the future, which could be interesting.

Yeah, it's a very interesting change for me.

About the font changes: it's now decided in the CSS which font is used. This should normally be about equal to what it was, but there could be browser differences etc. that didn't show before (since it was an image before). If you think the font looks very strange, please provide a snapshot.
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Re: Improved Army Printing

Postby jricart on Mon Jun 14, 2010 5:15 pm

BOB is all messed up! Even with the update!

No Snapshots available, Stats are all messed up, and font still unreadable! Maybe is just my Mac and the change might be intended for PC users only.
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Re: Improved Army Printing

Postby alex951 on Mon Jun 14, 2010 5:18 pm

the control panel for clickable maps does not show up so i cant upgrade :(
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Re: Improved Army Printing

Postby c224! on Mon Jun 14, 2010 5:20 pm

Thanks for making it faster. The font is differant though, and the texture of the font. It almost looks blurry. I'll get used to it after a while. :D
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Re: Improved Army Printing

Postby lackattack on Mon Jun 14, 2010 5:22 pm

UPDATE: I posted new script upgrade links. They should all work :)

sherkaner wrote:About the font changes: it's now decided in the CSS which font is used. This should normally be about equal to what it was, but there could be browser differences etc. that didn't show before (since it was an image before). If you think the font looks very strange, please provide a snapshot.


Good point - some Mac or Linux users could be missing compatible fonts. There are fallback fonts for Mac and Linux, but they are not necessarily 100% the same. If you don't like what you see, try to install fonts in this order of preference: Tahoma, Geneva, Verdana, sans-serif. A snapshot plus OS version would help us help you.
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Re: Improved Army Printing

Postby rufus3000 on Mon Jun 14, 2010 5:28 pm

Any chance you can make it a little easier to read?

I use regular old Explorer to play, with color codes on, and the result looks really blurry.
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Re: Improved Army Printing

Postby natty dread on Mon Jun 14, 2010 5:36 pm

I like this update. Any chance you could fix the 3-digit number centering too?
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Re: Improved Army Printing

Postby jricart on Mon Jun 14, 2010 5:52 pm

Since you guys are improving this site a lot recently, how possible it is to include BOB and Clickies in the main site programming so we dont need to use add-ons?

Most of the people use them, and that will eliminate a lot of issues when you guys do upgrades, dont you think?
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Re: Improved Army Printing

Postby cachejob on Mon Jun 14, 2010 5:54 pm

a lot of the black borders on the #s aren't lining up, making for blurry, double vision in areas. not sure if this will need to be dealt with on a map by map basis or not. here's an example, notice the door on C block and Ramon in the yard:

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