[sword-devel] One of those weird ideas....

DM Smith dmsmith555 at yahoo.com
Tue Sep 18 14:01:44 MST 2007

peter wrote:
>>> Along those lines, a tool to transliterate Greek, Hebrew, etc in the
>>> Latin writing system might be a useful addition.
>> This tool exists. I am just now searching for it. I had saw in Ubuntu
>> repositories. There is also toCyrillic a frirefox addon which does the
>> same job.
> The tool is called uconv. It was in the Ubuntu repositories, but is not
> any more for reasons I do not know.
> The code though appears to be here:
> http://source.icu-project.org/repos/icu/icu/trunk/source/extra/uconv/
> Hope that helps.
> If that code is the same what I had a while back on my last laptop or
> what tocyrillic does on Firefox, then it is exactly what you want.
Transliteration is also built into the sword library if icu is enabled. 
I think that Chris keeps it current with each major release of ICU. It's 
use is a feature in BibleCS.

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