[sword-devel] 1.6.1 outstanding items? - bug report

Brian J. Dumont bdumont at ameritech.net
Sat Dec 5 18:15:32 MST 2009

Hi Troy,

Using verse compression doesn't seem to change things in any way.


On 12/04/2009 10:34 PM, Troy A. Griffitts wrote:
> Brian, if individual verses can grow this large, could you try changing
> the compression to be verse level and see if this fixes the problem.  I
> didn't write the z drivers, so I'm unaware where the limits are, but
> this might give us a clue if you get different results.  Then we can
> take our clues to a look into the code to figure it out.
> Troy
> On Thu, 2009-12-03 at 20:48 -0500, Brian J. Dumont wrote:
>> I do have a bug, I think in osis2mod, to report.
>> I'm in the process of converting the module "Luther" to OSIS and
>> expanding it (the current version only covers Galatians).  Luther wrote
>> a "Church Postil", which was equal parts Sermon/Commentary for all of
>> the Gospel texts in the 1-year lectionary.  Some of these are LONG.
>> It seems that the bug has something to do with entry length.  As an
>> example, I've attached a test module.  This module has text in 3 verses
>> only:
>> Mark 1:1 - This has one whole sermon ... note that this is only an
>> example, some are much longer
>> Mark 1:2 - This has the first half of the sermon; no differences in
>> markup at all, paragraphs 1-39
>> Mark 1:3 - this has the second half of the sermon, paragraphs 40-80
>> When you check out the results, you can see that each half displays
>> correctly.  The combined verse, Mark 1:1, cuts off in the middle of
>> verse 16.
>> This seems to be happening in quite a number of the sermons.  The OSIS
>> file validates, and the markup doesn't seem strange at all.  I can't
>> figure it out.
>> I built the module with:
>> [bjdasc at ascpc5] osis2mod mod/ test-longentries.osis  -z -b 3 -v KJV
>> You are running osis2mod: $Rev: 2435 $
>> Thanks,
>> Brian
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