[sword-devel] Gnomesword on Windows

Peter von Kaehne refdoc at gmx.net
Fri Nov 21 06:54:16 MST 2008

Jonathan Morgan wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 21, 2008 at 7:25 AM, Peter von Kaehne <refdoc at gmx.net> wrote:
>> Peter von Kaehne wrote:
>>> Matthew Talbert wrote:
>>>> I do not get this in linux. It looks exactly like the windows
>>>> screenshot for me. Perhaps I'm doing something wrong?
>>> More right that wrong, given that we had no Gnomesword on windows until
>>> 5 hours ago. But given that plenty of words are also missing, I am
>>> wondering whether something is gone wrong.
>>> I will upload somewhere a Ubuntu screenshot for how it is looking here.
>> http://www.crosswire.org/~refdoc/private/Screenshot-Persian%20Holy%20Bible%20(Tarjumeh-ye%20Ghadeem)%20-%20GnomeSword.png
> This picture shows all scripture references in the standard locale
> (e.g. FarsiOPV: Romans 1:1, Romans 1:1, Romans).  Is this what you
> would expect in a normal Sword application?  I know that BPBible now
> uses an alternate language locale with Sword where possible, so that
> references are entered in displayed in the target language (this has
> caused some interesting problems with storing and loading references
> and working with them internally that I need not bother you with, but
> it seems to be the right way to go).

No the picture is only there to illustrate the point of the whole GUI
turning in GTK on Linux. The proper locale should be used and needs to
be used.


> Jon
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