User talk:Lute88


Dear Lute88,
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Thanks for the submissions :) Unfortunately, there are a few problems...

  • I assume that you did the engraving yourself... it looks very nice :) However, it uses fonts which are not on most people's computers, and so the notes do not show up on computers which does not have the fonts installed (like mine). This means that you will need to create the PDF file with embedded fonts... which depending on your PDF creation method can be easy or hard.
  • It would be a nice idea to have a more descriptive filename, for example: Leopolita - Cantio Tuthenica XXXIX, SWV 195.pdf instead of just 195.pdf . This reduces the possibility of conflicting filenames, and also makes it easier for the user.
  • Please check the copyright of the piece; for example, Roman Turovsky is still alive, and thus not in the public domain. Of course, if you get his permission, you are very welcome to submit it to IMSLP. But that's only if you get his permission...

Thanks! :)

--Feldmahler 12:40, 27 February 2007 (EST)

I make my PDF on a PC, and test them on a Mac, which DOESN"T have fonts in question.Lute88 18:17, 12 March 2007 (EDT)

When I open the file 195.pdf, I get this. I am unfamiliar with this notation, but I'm willing to believe that it is some form of notation. --Emeraldimp 20:33, 12 March 2007 (EDT)
Wow... someone uses XPDF besides me ;) But yes, that's how it appears to me too in KPDF (and XPDF). If that is the intended effect (I've never seen this kind of notation before), then I stand corrected. --Feldmahler 20:41, 12 March 2007 (EDT) Lute88 13:33, 20 March 2007 (EDT)
Nice! I stand corrected :) Disregard my complaint about this in the list above... --Feldmahler 13:44, 20 March 2007 (EDT)