Re: Barcode Redux

From: Arthur Keller <arthur_at_kellers_dot_org>
Date: Sat Jun 05 2004 - 11:44:45 CDT

I don't know where it came from, but I have one on Mac OS X.

Best regards,

At 8:14 PM -0700 6/4/04, charlie strauss wrote:
>Does anyone know where to get an OCR-A font for linux,windows,mac or
>MS office or anything common?
>-----Original Message-----
>From: David Mertz <>
>Sent: Jun 4, 2004 6:24 PM
>Subject: Re: [voting-project] Barcode Redux
>On Jun 4, 2004, at 7:41 PM, Arthur Keller wrote:
>> That's why I want to switch to all text in font OCR-A with a 2-D
>> barcode. That approach is modular and flexible. Right now, we have
>> non-machine readable text and a 1-D barcode.
>FWIW, I agree with these points. Even if we later dropped the barcode,
>we'd still need the OCR-A font (or something similar). And the case
>for (sometimes) exceeding the info space of 1-D is now persuasive.
>I guess I should write to the developers list, and try to get these
>features as part of "Milestone 2".

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