[sword-devel] Windows beta 1.5.8pre1
chrislit at crosswire.org
Wed Feb 9 00:06:54 MST 2005
Lynn Allan wrote:
> 1.5.8pre1 on Windows seems to work ok once it is put into the proper
> directory (same as earlier 1.5.x)
> I did hit an access violation specifying the 2nd Bible for Parallel:
> "Access violation at address 0040913D in module 'sword-1.5.8pre1.exe'.
> Read of address 00000000."
> But Sword seemed to recover and keep working. Parallel verses do show
> up. Interesting.
> Same access violation happened when specifying the third Bible for
These are those null pointer dereferences. There are sure to be more.
Keep the bug reports coming, and feel free to post them at
www.crosswire.org/bugs. You can adjust this bug with any further details
at http://www.crosswire.org/bugs/browse/BCS-16 if you like (or monitor
> I tried the "Create Index" for searching the ACV. It is still grinding
> and taking a loooooong time ... almost seems locked up, but I'll wait
> a while longer. Every minute or so, another block appears in the
> "Progress Indicator" so this could take a while. Seems a little more
> than half done after 13 minutes on an older 933 mhz PIII ... done @ 25
> minutes. Is this expected behavior?
Yeah, for me, on a 1.5GHz P4-M, it took 20min to index the NASB. The ACV
just took me 18min. If we can't get the time down to a reasonable level,
we may post indexes for download (the NASB index is about 6.7mb or 2.5mb
> The "Search" dialog is behind the main window, and I'm having trouble
> getting it to the front. Ooops ... got another access violation ...
> same info as above.
I find this behavior (the hidden search window) annoying too, but I'm
not sure what we should do about it.
> Hmmmm, search for "Jesus" didn't find any matches. Found 932 before.
> No matches for "God"???
I get 932 results on a search for Jesus in the ACV. I think your index
may have failed to build. Did you try to cancel it somehow?
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