[sword-devel] Web interface?
Tue, 27 Jun 2000 14:53:20 PDT
I haven't done much with sword, but creating a web application using it
might be just the thing to get me started. I have experience with session
management and user authentication using PHP, PHPLIB and MySQL database -
check out my pet project at www.christiandramaconnection.org. It would be
cool for a user to be able to set up a profile with their preferences,
bookmarks and perhaps a place to store search results. What would be really
cool is to make the web interface look and act like Bibletime, but maybe I'm
getting ahead of myself.
John Keiser, I didn't grab your email address from your original message.
Are you interested in working together on this? I think that the best way to
share code would be to host the project at sourceforge.net. What do you
----Original Message Follows----
From: Chris Little <email@example.com>
Subject: Re: [sword-devel] Web interface?
Date: Tue, 27 Jun 2000 14:00:45 -0700 (PDT)
Well, it may not be especially pretty, but we have one running at
http://www.crosswire.org/sword/bible . It uses a PERL CGI that in turn
runs a command-line Linux program to fetch verses, etc. It could use a
makeover if anyone's feeling bored. :)
On Tue, 27 Jun 2000, John Keiser wrote:
> Hello all,
> Has anyone looked at a web interface to the SWORD stuff (to create a
> Bible-based website), or do y'all think SWORD is a good base for such a
> beastie? If not, is there something else out there that would be better?
> --John Keiser
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