[sword-devel] scripRefs now working in SwordReader

Karl Kleinpaste karl at kleinpaste.org
Fri Dec 14 14:06:22 MST 2007

Barry Drake <b.drake at ntlworld.com> writes:
> That would be nice, but SwordReader only has one module open at a
> time, and if there are scripRefs in it, the open module is probably a
> commentary.

Many Bibles (ESV and DM's beta NASB, as well as some privately produced
modules I've got) also have internal xrefs.

But for the non-Bible case (which may be something other than a
commentary -- I have lexdicts and genbooks using scripRef), I suggest
xref'ing back to the most-recently-used Bible module, since that would
represent a reasonable idea of what version the user likes.  Perhaps
initialize that from KJV, if the first-ever xref used is from a
commentary.  Even that is ethnocentric, but it is so unlikely as to be

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