DSReader and unicode

Discussion in 'NDS - Emulation and Homebrew' started by PowerKiKi, Nov 21, 2008.

Nov 21, 2008

DSReader and unicode by PowerKiKi at 10:45 AM (1,654 Views / 0 Likes) 2 replies

  1. PowerKiKi
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    Newcomer PowerKiKi Newbie

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    Hello,

    I came across DSReader a few days ago and it looks really great (using .ttf fonts is such a nice feature). However I want to read Korean books as well. I gave it a try and DSReader display rubbish. So I tried to convert the text file in unicode encoding and added the arial unicode font. Unfortunately it did not change much.

    I ended up trying with Moonshell and if I set it up with Korean as local language, I can easily read korean books. Unfortunately Moonshell text reader display is way worse than DSReader (not antialiasing). So I really would like to make DSReader works.

    Is there a way to properly read unicode text files with DSReader ?
    Or are source code available so I may help with this feature ?
     
  2. DanTheManMS

    Member DanTheManMS aka Ricochet Otter

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    I've only ever been able to get DSReader to work with DOS-format ASCII text files. I don't think it really supports Unicode, or at least I've never been able to get it to work correctly.
     
  3. PowerKiKi
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    do you know if it may be possible to contribute to the project or if the source code is available somewhere ? Or maybe where/how I can contact the author ?
     

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