[sword-devel] JSword and development progress
bergmannmd at yahoo.de
Mon Aug 28 11:18:19 MST 2006
Did anyone had a look at Accordance?
They have views where you can have see and browse in maps of the area
of middle east.
You can zoom in and out. There are topographical maps as well.
Paths and places where important things happened are simulated and
can be switched on and off.
You can create your own layers over the maps and enter places if you
Something like this I would like to have. Not now but this is a nice
I do not know if SWORD can hable this as a module. This goes IMO way
beyond a bible text module library. That's why I said I want to have
something like this as a plugable view.
Am 28.08.2006 um 09:39 schrieb Chris Little:
> By maps, I presume you mean images, and images have been supported in
> Sword for years. I presume it isn't implemented in JSword yet since I
> don't think we have any real modules with images, so it wouldn't be
> of a priority.
> Barry Drake wrote:
>> Hi Manfred ..........
>> Manfred Bergmann wrote:
>>> Well, I think you have encouraged me to help develop BibleDesktop
>> Congratulations! Can I offer you every encouragement.
>> BibleDesktop has
>> great potential - I am recommending it on the NET bible for Sword
>> And DM is a lovely guy to work with. One thing I mentioned a
>> while ago
>> was the need for BibleDesktop to open with the same passages
>> as when it was shut down. DM said that this is on his to-do list.
>> Paralell view you mention - and this really is essential. The NET
>> includes maps and so far we have no way to handle these on Sword
>> although provision for them has been talked about for years.
>> I'm sure you'll make a big difference to the whole project.
>> God bless,
>> -- From Barry Drake (The Revd) minister of the Netherfield United
>> Reformed church, Nottingham see http://
>> www.jesusinnetherfield.org.uk for our church homepages).
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