[sword-devel] WIN32RC4 available

Franklin Bratcher sword-devel@crosswire.org
Sun, 16 Apr 2000 13:29:06 -0500

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From: "Brook humphrey" <bah@webmedic.net>
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Sent: Sunday, April 16, 2000 7:41 AM
Subject: Re: [sword-devel] WIN32RC4 available

> with rc4 this is what I found:
> 1. personal commentary doesn't work

Yep, doesn't work.

> 2. help files still don't work (all i get is hh.exe program termination
> error. Just so you know the problem is probably with the sword.chm. If I
> goto the directory and click on it it makes hh.exe crash without even
> loading it from sword. Sword did not however load the index.html.

This works for me. You have Windows 2000 right?

> 3. All the modules looked good accept for NAB. Ester1:1-3 looked like
> this: 
> 1(A:1) In the second year of the reign of the great King Ahasuerus, on
> the first day of Nisan, Mordecai, son of Jair, son of Shimei, son of
> Kish, of the tribe of Benjamin, had a dream. (A:2) He was a Jew residing
> in the city of Susa, a prominent man who served at the king's court,
> (A:3) and one of the captives whom Nebuchadnezzar, king of Babylon, had
> taken from Jerusalem with Jeconiah, king of Judah. (A:4) This was his
> dream. There was noise and tumult, thunder and earthquake-confusion upon
> the earth. (A:5) Two great dragons came on, both poised for combat. They
> uttered a mighty cry, (A:6) and at their cry every nation prepared for
> war, to fight against the race of the just. (A:7) It was a dark and
> gloomy day. Tribulation and distress, evil and great confusion, lay upon
> the earth. (A:8) The whole race of the just were dismayed with fear of
> the evils to come upon them, and were at the point of destruction. (A:9)
> Then they cried out to God, and as they cried, there appeared to come
> forth a great river, a flood of water from a little spring. (A:10) The
> light of the sun broke forth; the lowly were exalted and they devoured
> the nobles. (A:11) Having seen this dream and what God intended to do,
> Mordecai awoke. He kept it in mind, and tried in every way, until night,
> to understand its meaning. (A:12) Mordecai lodged at the court with
> Bagathan and Thares, two eunuchs of the king who were court guards.
> (A:13) He overheard them plotting, investigated their plans, and
> discovered that they were preparing to lay hands on King Ahasuerus. So
> he informed the king about them, (A:14) and the king had the two eunuchs
> questioned and, upon their confession, put to death. (A:15) Then the
> king had these things recorded; Mordecai, too, put them into writing.
> (A:16) The king also appointed Mordecai to serve at the court, and
> rewarded him for his actions. (A:17) Haman, however, son of Hammedatha
> the Agagite, who was in high honor with the king, sought to harm
> Mordecai and his people because of the two eunuchs of the king. During
> the reign of Ahasuerus-this was the Ahasuerus who ruled over a hundred
> and twenty-seven provinces from India to Ethiopia- 2while he was
> occupying the royal throne in the stronghold of Susa, 3in the third year
> of his reign, he presided over a feast for all his officers and
> ministers: the Persian and Median aristocracy, the nobles, and the
> governors of the provinces. 

Same problem here as well, and only in the NAB.

> This was the only problem though all the other modules looked good.