[bt-devel] BT Windows version doesn't change Bible key

Matthew Talbert ransom1982 at gmail.com
Wed Dec 2 19:46:30 MST 2009

The symptoms are classic of locale problems. If sword gets a reference
in a locale other than what it is expecting, it will go to Rev 1:1 (as
with any other parse errors).

On Wed, Dec 2, 2009 at 9:17 PM, Gary Holmlund <gary.holmlund at gmail.com> wrote:
> John,
> Have you made any progress on this? I think EEli's suggestion of a clean
> install is a good first thing to try.
> If it is still now working, perhaps you could give me more details about the
> book you have open? Could you try it with a different book? It is strange
> for it to open up initially at Rev. 1:1. Normally it opens at Gen 1:1 on a
> full Bible. Try to close all book windows and re-open a book window.
> What timezone are you in? I am in GMT-8.
> Gary Holmlund
> Eeli Kaikkonen wrote:
>> Could Gary help John?
>> To John: meanwhile, you can try to remove all traces of BT installation
>> and install it again. We have had some problems with some Windows
>> versions after installing a new one over the old one. Also, the conf
>> file locations and maybe some other file locations may have changed.
>>  Yours,
>>        Eeli Kaikkonen (Mr.), Oulu, Finland
>>        e-mail: eekaikko at mailx.studentx.oulux.fix (with no x)
>> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
>> Date: Wed, 2 Dec 2009 20:04:15 -0000
>> From: johnduffy at cgcf.net
>> To: 'Eeli Kaikkonen' <eekaikko at mail.student.oulu.fi>
>> Subject: RE: [sword-devel] Font problem in conf file
>> Eeli,
>> I've not used freenode before, so am a little out of my comfort zone with
>> that.  I don't know where the bt-devel list is either.  So here is the
>> info
>> I have.
>> I downloaded the latest revision from here
>> http://sourcearchives.com/downloads/
>> And downloaded
>> bibletime-2.5.+svnr1972-win32.exe 30-Nov-2009
>> I'm using Windows XP Pro, on a 2.0 GHz Intel Core Duo 3GB Ram Dell
>> Vostro1710 laptop.  I installed over a previous revision of BibleTime.
>> That's about all that I can say, I think.  I've just been trying to test
>> out
>> a module using all the available Windows front ends, but haven't been able
>> to get BT to work yet.  The drop down list appears for books, but when I
>> click on any of them, it stays where it boot up at Rev 1:1.
>> Is this helpful?
>> John Duffy
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