[sword-devel] GenBook Creation

Don A. Elbourne Jr. sword-devel@crosswire.org
Tue, 3 Sep 2002 18:45:49 -0500

What is the HTMLRTF file? I do not see anything that looks like that

Am I correct to understand that everything in the windose front end is
converted to rtf so it can be displayed, but in BibleTime for Linux it will
render the HTML?

by grace alone,

Don A. Elbourne Jr.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Chris Little" <chrislit@crosswire.org>
To: <sword-devel@crosswire.org>
Sent: Tuesday, September 03, 2002 10:41 AM
Subject: Re: [sword-devel] GenBook Creation

> On Tue, 3 Sep 2002, Don A. Elbourne Jr. wrote:
> Just catching what wasn't otherwise answered...
> > 2. Is the best way to create links to use the ThML syntax <scripRef
> > passage="John 3:16">John 3:16</scripRef> or is there a better way. This
> > results in a link that must be right clicked for a context menu to pop
> Yes.  In this case just <scripRef>John 3:16</scripRef> would suffice.
> OSIS should be posted in a day or so (or less) so you could be REALLY
> cutting edge and use <reference osisRef="John.3.16">John 3:16</reference>.
> :)  You could use OSIS references for linking to non-scripture materials
> in a canonical manner also.  And <a> tags are supported by both ThML &
> OSIS (though probably not by BibleCS) to link with URIs.
> > 3. In my IMP file, some HTML seems to work such as <b><i> and <p> but
> > things such as <li><blockquote> and others do not. Is there a way to get
> > HTML to work? If not, what tags may be used?
> No. It's a failing of our HTML to RTF filter.  I don't have a list of what
> works, but you could read the HTMLRTF file.  :)  Anything we mention in
> that should work.
> --Chris