[sword-devel] How to get vowels in the Arabic bible module?
mistamaila at gmail.com
Mon Jan 21 01:47:54 MST 2008
All printed copies I have seen, I have noticed the vowels as well.
I just pointed to this one because it was easily accessible and
already had the vowels. I was just wondering how to get a sword
module with the vowels, however possible:)
On Jan 21, 2008 2:43 AM, peter <refdoc at gmx.net> wrote:
> Irrespective of this labour of love etc, I do doubt that vowel signs can
> be copyrighted.
> I would think if the Van Dyke is public domain so this is , unless there
> are more profound revisions done. In fact all printed editions I have
> ever seen, have the vocalisation present, so this is not copyrightable IMHO.
> Just because you put your mind to getting something from paper to
> electrons does not create a copyright.
> John H. wrote:
> > This goes into more depth about it...
> > http://www.arabicbible.com/bible/vandyke.htm
> > Specifically...
> > "These Arabic MS Word Documents of the Arabic Bible Vandyke
> > Translation are available for your personnel use. Any of the
> > followings:
> > 1.
> > Posting them on the internet
> > 2.
> > Selling them
> > 3.
> > Altering them
> > without the exclusive permission from the Webmaster of the Arabic
> > Bible Outreach Ministry (webmaster at firstname.lastname@example.org) is strictly
> > prohibited.
> > The Copy Rights are Exclusive for the Arabic Bible Outreach Ministry .
> > They are posted on the Internet for readers to download for personnel
> > use.
> > This labor of love was performed by a young man from Egypt by the name
> > of Usama K. He poured 4 years of his life into this monumental work.
> > We thank the Lord for raising men who dedicated their lives to publish
> > the Arabic Bible free for the Arab world. All praise is for our Lord
> > and redeemer Jesus Christ.
> > Abd El-Massih,
> > Webmaster"
> > http://www.arabicbible.com/bible/use.htm
> > On Jan 21, 2008 2:08 AM, Chris Little <chrislit at crosswire.org> wrote:
> >> On Jan 20, 2008, at 11:09 PM, John H. wrote:
> >>> I was wondering how to get the vowels to display in the ASV module?
> >> A new module would need to be created.
> >>> A word document with all the vowels is available here...
> >>> http://www.arabicbible.com/bible/doc_bible.htm
> >>> In the ASV version.
> >> To use that text, we would need permission from the website and then
> >> someone would have to extract the text from the Word documents into a
> >> usable Unicode text (which doesn't look too difficult) and make an
> >> OSIS document out of it.
> >> --Chris
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