[sword-devel] BibleCS Beta
Troy A. Griffitts
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Tue Jun 7 18:05:27 MST 2005
You didn't play nice and pick a) or b) :)
So you'd like to wait until after summer for a release, but you'd like
a beta for list members to play with in the mean time?
DM Smith wrote:
> I suggest a beta today and a release when it is ready. I think it makes
> sense to take time to address the "bugs" reported in Jira.
> Enjoy your class and time abroad!
> Troy A. Griffitts wrote:
>> I have good and bad news. I've been accepted to attend a summer class
>> overseas, during June 16-Aug 5. I am not planning any more work on
>> BibleCS before I leave.
>> I'd like to hear some requests regarding peoples desires for BibleCS
>> during this timeframe.
>> New features currently:
>> Build against 1.5.8 engine (previous release is against 1.5.6)
>> Added indexed search support.
>> Added UTF-8 i18n support in UI.
>> Probably some bug fixes along the way.
>> We can:
>> a) release a beta tonight and a final in a week (if nothing major
>> is broken).
>> b) wait until after the summer and add more features then.
>> The down side of releasing now is that it's been a long time between
>> BibleCS releases, and it might be a discouragement to people when they
>> only see the above changes after such a long time. They usually won't
>> notice the changes from the engine update, except that it will allow
>> them to view newer modules, like the upcoming NASB-- but they probably
>> would have never know that they couldn't have viewed it with the
>> previous release.
>> Looking forward to hearing what you think,
>> DM Smith wrote:
>>> It has been some time since you posted a beta of BibleCS. Will you
>>> be putting together another beta based on the released 1.5.8 Sword
>>> API? As JSword is just about ready for a 1.0 release, I'd be glad to
>>> do some testing.
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