[sword-devel] The OSIS Vision vs STEP
Mon, 7 Oct 2002 18:14:39 +0200
No, I think the tools won't be removed. Although Sword will probably
concentrate on OSIS STEP support may be enhanced in the future.
Just my own ideas, Troy has the official ones :)
> Does this mean that those of us looking to use the Sword interface to
> access our (rightfully purchased) STEP libraries will not be supported. I
> tried unsuccessfully to import my STEP NIV & NLT Bibles a month or two ago.
> The modules for working with STEP (step2vpl & stepdump) crashed when I
> tried them. Are these modules finished & working, but I just don't know how
> to use them, or are they going to continue to be developed, or will they
> (as a result of STEP "flopping") be abandoned?
> BTW: We're having a baby! (just had to toss that bit in) :-D
> James: Tell the others at MLCC.
> In Christ,
> Chris Knox
> Assistant Professor
> Internet Computing
> Southern Wesleyan University
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Don A. Elbourne Jr. [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> > Sent: Monday, September 30, 2002 1:20 PM
> > To: email@example.com
> > Subject: [sword-devel] The OSIS Vision vs STEP
> > STEP was supposed to be the same thing, and it appears to
> > have flopped. I hope OSIS succeeds. As a format, it is
> > better, but I am partial to XML. As far as vision goes, I'm
> > not sure what real world advantages it will have over STEP, if any.
> > by grace alone,
> > Don A. Elbourne Jr.
> > http://elbourne.org
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "David Burry" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > To: <email@example.com>
> > Sent: Monday, September 30, 2002 11:37 AM
> > Subject: Re: [sword-devel] Here's Our Chance: Copyright Negotations
> > > This is an awesome vision for OSIS, one format that you can buy
> > > anything
> > in
> > > directly from the copyright holder or from a reseller, and
> > every bible
> > > software out there reading it or importing from it....
> > >
> > > Dave