[sword-devel] Alternative to vpl
Thu, 06 Feb 2003 12:56:15 -0000
Hi Mike ........
On 6 Feb 2003 at 6:27, Mike R wrote:
> I've been trying to make modules lately, and been using vpl (verse-per-line)
> files to do so. Now I want to make a module of the Message
> translation/paraphrase of the Bible
vpl will only work if you have the EXACT versification that the KJV uses.
I don't think the Message bible works like that. I will volunteer to do
this one for you if you have 'The Message' in some kind of text format. I
think the only way to do it will be using some scripting or programming.
If you can do that (C or Perl) I'll advise - otherwise send me the source
text (as a zip-file) and I'll build a module for you. It will have to be a
locked module on our website as 'The Message' is copyright, but you'll be
entitled to a cipher key for test purposes.
-- From Barry Drake (The Revd) minister of the Arnold and the Netherfield
United Reformed Churches, Nottingham see http://www.arnold-urc.supanet.com
and http://www.jesusinnetherfield.org.uk for our church homepages).
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