[sword-devel] Sword OSIS quotation mark handling question

DM Smith dmsmith555 at yahoo.com
Mon Apr 30 17:31:39 MST 2007

On Apr 30, 2007, at 6:57 PM, Chris Little wrote:

> Kahunapule Michael Johnson wrote:
>> The same
>> technique would be useful for translating the USFM \qt ...\qt* markup
>> (which is marked verse-by-verse to indicate OT quotes in the NT)  
>> to <q
>> marker="" who="OT" sID="somethingunique">...<q marker="" who="OT"
>> eID="somethingunique">. If you regard this as acceptable, then  
>> I'll just
>> embrace it quickly before anyone objects. :-)
> I seem to recall that there is some special markup for OT quotes in  
> the
> NT. Troy should know since this was one of his things. I seem to
> remember something about "otCite" but I don't see it in the schema.

Troy recommended the following for the NASB ot quotes in the NT.
Note, this does not imply any kind of quotation marks.

<seg type="otPassage">....</seg>

You can also use the milestoned version of the element.

> There's always <hi type="small-caps">. :) (Um... not that I would ever
> recommend such heresy as taking semantic markup from USFM and  
> turning it
> into presentation in OSIS.
> --Chris
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