Terse tale from the road.
Retrieved and updated roobarb and reverse-engineered it’s xml format to test the old “new” onam animation, and used the tool to diagnose and fix it. And all this from the back seat of a stationary rental car in a denny’s parking lot in Wooster, Mass at a late hour. VERY SUSPICIOUS.
check the svn for the goods. Will explain more after 4 more hours of driving.