[sword-devel] KJV2006 Project

DM Smith dmsmith555 at yahoo.com
Tue Feb 14 12:12:58 MST 2006

L.Allan-pbio wrote:
>> Love to have your help.
>> I don't think that knowledge of Hebrew or Greek is necessary for most 
>> of the changes.
> I know zilch Greek or Hebrew, but could perhaps help with cleaning up 
> the redundant/flawed tags in KJV .... there is a verse that is over 
> 10,000 chars long, (Mark 1:9?) and several over 4,000 tags long.

Stay tuned. With Troy's help, I should have the work area set up before 
too long with the KJV by book, perhaps chapter.
> Actually, I believe someone previously advocated a KJV-Lite that 
> didn't have Strong's numbering (and left out some other tags). I would 
> think that would be a valuable resource to consider providing.
> With an older computer, CLucerne indexing can take forever, and 
> without indexing, searches can be very sloooooooow with KJV .... as 
> you mention, not such a good first impression for The SWORD Project.

Once we have a version that is valid and good OSIS, I can write an xslt 
transformation to strip out unwanted extra markup (e.g. strongs, notes, 

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