[sword-devel] Bible Software Review

DJ Ortley djortley at gmail.com
Wed Apr 30 19:01:31 MST 2008

>From his review of the Sword project's front end:

"The core development is done on non-windows machines, and the authors are
not big Windows fans, meaning the SWORD Project for Windows feels very much
like a leftover product, with no real effort to take advantage of the
Windows environment."

Sounds like he's only interested in Windows programs.

Though he's probably done doing the reviewing, putting a post on his blog
would help stem any negative PR that might arise from misinformation.  I was
going to make a mention on his blog that its worth taking a look at
BibleDesktop and I was also going to point out that the main Windows front
end really isn't under active development.  I have to go, so I can't do it
right now.  I'll probably get around to it in the morning unless someone
beats me to it (or, for some reason, suggests that its better that I not


On Wed, Apr 30, 2008 at 8:44 PM, Jonathan Morgan <jonmmorgan at gmail.com>

> 2008/4/30 Wolfgang Stradner E <wolfgang_stradner at wycliffe.org>:
> > Hi Jon,
> >
> >  Thanks for this link.
> >  Does it also mention, which operating system is used?
> Doesn't seem to, so I would guess Windows (certainly products like
> Accordance aren't included, while quite a few of them I know to be
> Windows only).
> Jon
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