[sword-devel] Beginning help question

Troy A. Griffitts sword-devel@crosswire.org
Fri, 06 Dec 2002 11:00:00 -0700

	Thanks for your willingness to help and serve with us.  The latest 
versions of the windows commandline tools are at:


	I would suggest our 'imp' format, so imp2vs is probably what you'll 
want to use (if the commentary is keyed to Bible book ch:vs).

The imp format looks something like this:

This is commentary on John 1:1
This is commentary on John 1:2 - John 1:5

Blessings on your endeavours.  We have a new wiki page setup for module 
projects on our wiki site at:


You might want to post your intentions and progress and maybe you can 
get some help.


Steve Lorimer wrote:
> Hi!
>      I'm new to the Sword project (although I've
> followed it for at least a year).  I'm interested in
> keying in some commentaries.  One in particular is not
> in computerized form to my knowledge. (I've checked
> CCEL and other sources.)  What is the best way to go
> about computerizing it.  I will target a sword mod
> primarily, but keep the plain text if anyone else
> wants it.
>      I tried to download the vpl2mod, but it said the
> file was missing.  (Problem in the redirect to ftp I
> guess.)  Is vpl the best way?  Any suggestions?
>      I appreciate the work that all of you are doing! 
> Keep it up, and may God bless you all and this
> project.
> In Christ,
> Steve Lorimer <slorimer@yahoo.com>
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