Re: Prague Astronomical Clock simulator
- Hi Jan,
you didn't work with a SVG-Programm? Respect. Maybe you want to write a tutorial?
--- In email@example.com, "honyk" <j.tosovsky@...> wrote:
> Hi Pawel,
> > > http://drifted.in/horologium-app/
> > How you created the basic SVG?
> Core astronomical clock parts consist of simple graphics (circles, arcs,
> lines). They are quite easy to reproduce. Most of it follows special
> spherical astronomy rules. Labels and symbols are vectorized manually (from
> a high resolution photograph) and converted into my custom font. This allows
> me to render individual letters using the 'text on path' SVG feature. The
> final appearance is driven by CSS styles.
> Generating is based on the skeleton SVG file with a very basic structure and
> unique IDs. This base graphics is processed in the XML pull parser where all
> the key IDs trigger the injection of the corresponding non-static SVG code
> fragments (calculated for the current settings). The final SVG file is
> temporarily stored and referenced in the HTML page.