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Posted by wwguo at Apr 29, 2009 7:02:03 AM
What is the command to retrieve text by args like "Genesis 1:1"
I want to write a Sword extension for Sphinx. The extension can help on Bible study by this way:

If I type
:bible:`Genesis 1:1`
in text, after compiling, the following line will be inserted:
 In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth.


So I need to know, is it possible to call a command generating the previous line with argument of "Genesis 1:1" or something similar? And if the command can select Bible texts module, such as ChiNCVs or ASV, it would be even better.

If there is no such convenient command, could you point me to some materials with which I can write a simple script. Except an API primer, I don't find any other document like man page or help file of Sword.