[sword-devel] New Stuff for Testing

Pierre Benz pbenz at imaginet.co.za
Sun Aug 6 06:13:50 MST 2006

Just to inform everyone, it turns out that my problem was related to
building Sword SVN without icu support. This issue has been fixed in SVN

Thanks you all for the help

Pierre Benz

On Wed, 2006-08-02 at 11:40 -0400, Karl Kleinpaste wrote:
> Pierre Benz <pbenz at imaginet.co.za> writes:
> > Okay...still no luck here for me. In summary, the problem is that I
> > still seem to be getting a lot of debugging info ( or something ) when
> > running a simple diatheke command. I have run sword-1.5.8 and everything
> > works fine here. 
> ...
> > when I upgrade to sword SVN, and rerun the same command I get:
> > VerseKey::Book: Genesis does not have a matching toupper abbrevs entry!
> > book number returned was: -1(0)
> I had exactly this problem with sword svn when there were spare bits
> of the older sword still in place; something (I don't know exactly
> what) confused sword about the location of things it expects to find.
> Going through very carefully to remove _everything_ sword-related from
> my system, then re-building sword svn from scratch, made it work OK.
> I'm running Linux (FC5).  I had to make sure that all was gone from
> /usr/share/sword, /usr/lib/*sword*, /usr/lib/pgkconfig/sword.pc,
> /usr/bin/<all the sword utils>, /usr/include/sword, ...
> When I rebuilt, I also let it build --prefix=/usr/local.
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