[sword-devel] Sword 1.6.x and various frontends
dhowens at pmbx.net
Tue May 24 06:24:50 MST 2011
On 05/24/2011 06:21 AM, Jonathan Morgan wrote:
> Hi Luke,
> On Tue, May 24, 2011 at 5:11 PM, Luke Schroeder <luke at motimail.com
> <mailto:luke at motimail.com>> wrote:
> I'm slowly but surely working on getting our translation's
> electronic bible published.
> I can only install the file into Xiphos when I have it unzipped.
> It installs into BPBible Porteable fine from the Zip file.
> I cannot install it at all into Alkitab or Bibledesktop.
> XULrunner recognizes the file I installed from Xiphos. Alkitab
> and Bibledesktop do not.
> After several hours of trying to figure this out, I decided I
> would go here for help. Are several of the frontends for SWORD
> not capable of using Sword 1.6.x? I came to this hypothesis
> because my translation requires NRSV versification and I used the
> most current sword to make it.
> As far as I know, any frontends based on JSword (e.g. Alkitab,
> BibleDesktop, FireBible, AndBible) will not be able to support other
> As for the other applications, using Sword 1.6.x does not necessarily
> imply that other versifications are well supported. I know for both
> BPBible and Xiphos that only the KJV versification is supported.
> While books with other versifications are able to be installed and
> opened, they will not go to the correct references.
Bibletime (http://www.bibletime.info/) works well with the Leningrad
versification. You might try testing there.
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