[sword-devel] strongs lookup issue in Bibletime
gary.holmlund at gmail.com
Sun Jun 17 10:30:57 MST 2012
Actually this probably is a sword issue. I reported a bug (API-151) in
April and this problem seems consistent with that bug. Any chance of
getting some attention on API-151?
On 06/16/2012 09:09 AM, Matthew Patenaude wrote:
> Hi guys,
> Something strange is going on. The search function for Bibletime
> (latest in Ubuntu 12.04 repository) has more problems than just the
> strong's search issue in the TR module.
> I opened it today and did a regular English search for "longsuffering"
> (KJV module) and got New Testament locations only. Xiphos gives the
> full search results, starting with a reference in Exodus 34:6, and its
> searches all seem to be fine.
> I then tried other words. "bush" (I was going for the burning bush in
> Exodus) and also got only New Testament references (to the burning
> bush, in the Gospels). So I tried "Moses", and the first reference I
> got was in Malachi!
> What's going on here? I would happy to do whatever to troubleshoot the
> problem to help out, but I would think someone on the devel team for
> Bibletime would like to get this one figured out...
> Matthew Patenaude
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> Date: Fri, 15 Jun 2012 07:56:44 -0400
> From: Matthew Patenaude <mnglfiddle at gmail.com
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> Hey all,
> I sent this out before, but as I first tried just before the
> servers came
> back on, and then right after, I'm not sure anyone actually saw
> the message.
> When running BibleTime, one of my favorite functions is to
> right-click on a
> word, and choose "Strong's Search". However, after a recent upgrade to
> Ubuntu 12.04, and the accompanying version of BibleTime, the Strong's
> Search function is no longer working with the TR module. It does
> work for
> other modules (KJV, for instance), but not for TR.
> I have deleted indexes, re-created indexes, re-installed modules,
> indexes using Xiphos instead of BibleTime... nothing has worked so
> far. The
> search box comes up like it normally would, as if the program
> *thinks* it
> did the search, but it is empty. No results.
> Xiphos performs Lucene lemma searches on the same module without any
> problem. However, I like the simplicity and convenience of BibleTime's
> interface for this.
> Does anyone have any idea why the TR module is not working (it
> used to,
> before my upgrade)? I downloaded the module fresh in BibleTime
> after the
> Does anyone have any idea how to trouble shoot my issue?
> Matthew Patenaude
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