[sword-devel] Alternate Versification question

Andrew Thule thulester at gmail.com
Thu Aug 9 20:38:33 MST 2012

Michael, thanks very much.  I've spell corrected the following words:
kindreds to kindred
basons to basin
dulness to dullness.

Otherwise the text looks very good.
I've turned it into a sword module, and will keep working on improvements,
including comparing it to the text I had.  Let me know and I'll give you
FTP details where you can install the modules directly.

~ A

On Thursday, August 9, 2012, Kahunapule Michael Johnson wrote:

>  Yes, please do feel free to use the text I have posted on eBible.org, if
> you like. If you find errors in it, please let me know so that I can
> correct them. I have found some by comparing a couple of different sources,
> but there may still be a few typos/OCR errors. If you have done some work
> preparing text of the Brenton LXX, you might try comparing it to what I
> posted to see if there are any errors revealed in that process. This is a
> good way to redeem the work you have already done. Proofreading is hard.
> For proof of that, try searching for "statue" in some electronic copies of
> the ASV (other than the one at http://eBible.org/asv/), and see if it
> shouldn't actually be "statute". :-)
> The LXX2012 is a spelling-updated version of the Brenton translation, with
> numerous substitutions like "hath"->"has" done.
> Enjoy!
> Michael
> http://MLJohnson.org
> On 08/09/2012 07:59 AM, Andrew Thule wrote:
> Now that I've seen Michael has place his text in the public domain, really
> appreciate you pointing out these links.
>  This is going to make things go much quicker.   Though I have already
> spent some effort building source text, haven't pride enough to stop me
> from using Michaels text instead, which as far as I can tell has fewer
> errors.
>  ~A
> On Thursday, August 9, 2012, David Haslam wrote:
>> I expect that LXXE does indeed mean the English Brenton.
>> If so, then Andrew should be made aware that Michael Johnson is working
>> on a
>> modernized English LXX.
>> See these two links:
>> http://ebible.org/eng-Brenton/
>> http://ebible.org/eng-lxx2012/
>> David
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