[sword-devel] Calvins Commentaries

Martin Gruner sword-devel@crosswire.org
Wed, 12 Feb 2003 20:58:06 +0100

The Institutes and Commentaries are definitely worth uploading to swords main 
module archive imo.


Am Mittwoch, 12. Februar 2003 20:34 schrieb Dave Hall:
> I have these almost done. I have a Perl script that deals with most of
> these various issues. I have been bad about finishing. But I can get you
> what I have.
> - Dave
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jason and Larua Brooks [mailto:ljbrooks@mail.com]
> Sent: Wednesday, February 12, 2003 1:12 PM
> To: sword-devel@crosswire.org
> Subject: [sword-devel] Calvins Commentaries
> Hey All,
>     After having successfully made a GBF of Calvin's Institutes, I started
> looking at his Commentaries.  I know these are readily available in most
> commercial packages and are freely available all over the web.  I spent
> some time looking at the THML version that ccel.org has of Calvin's
> Commentaries. The structure is such that it doesn't easily lend itself to
> the commentary format.  There are many comments, introductions, etc before
> any commentating occurs, but with the Commentary format, there doesn't seem
> to be a place to retain that information.  Further, there are over 40
> different docs that comprise CC.  Does anyone have any idea of a piece of
> software (especially GLP'd) that could combine all the XML docs into a
> single file?  I want to start using them, at least personally, in GBF, but
> don't want ~50 of these setting there.
> Thanks,
> Jason