[sword-devel] Question

DM Smith dmsmith555 at yahoo.com
Sun Dec 4 08:22:28 MST 2005

Jeff Needle wrote:

> Thank you for this!  Looks like it's doable.
> Does it matter that some of the commentary consists of multiple  
> paragraphs?  I'm assuming not.

It does not matter. You may use almost any markup for OSIS. OSIS has 
developed faster than Sword's support for it. If you find something that 
does not work in Sword please post.

> I'm guessing I'll find instructions for marking up the file on the 
> sword  website.  If not, is there a place I can find them?  I'm really 
> new to  this.

Try bibletechnologies.net. This is the home for OSIS.

> Thanks so much!
> On Sat, 03 Dec 2005 22:41:03 -0500, DM Smith <dmsmith555 at yahoo.com> 
> wrote:
>> This is the right place.
>> Just mark up your commentary as if it were a Bible in OSIS, But 
>> instead  of the verse text use your comments. Then run it through 
>> osis2mod.
>> If a comment applies to a passage and not a single verse, it is a 
>> little  trickier. Instead of a single value for an osisID you create 
>> a space  separated list of all the verses.
>> e.g. osisID="Gen.1.1 Gen.1.2 Gen.1.3"
>> The trick is to create a conf that declares that it is a commentary.
>> Jeff Needle wrote:
>>> I'm fairly certain that this is the wrong place to be asking this   
>>> question, so if someone could direct me to the right place, I'll be  
>>> very  grateful.
>>> I have a verse-by-verse commentary I want to add to Sword, to appear 
>>> as  a  notes file in the right window.  Can this be done?  And, if 
>>> so, how?
>>> Thanks.

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