[sword-devel] WikiMedia Extension:SyntaxHighlight GeSHi

Peter von Kaehne refdoc at gmx.net
Mon Mar 5 08:40:10 MST 2012

On 05/03/12 14:14, DM Smith wrote:
> On Mar 5, 2012, at 8:31 AM, Peter von Kaehne <refdoc at gmx.net> wrote:
>> On 05/03/12 12:42, David Haslam wrote:
>>> At the same time, as we have Tim Jore's permission already, it might also be
>>> useful to install the WikiMedia server extension developed for Door43,
>>> called *USFMtag*.
>>> This permits wrapping some USFM text within the wiki tag pair <usfmtag> ...
>>> </usfmtag>.
>>> The result is the Bible text displayed as it would be published.
>> I struggle to see the benefit of this - if we use USFM tagging in our
>> wiki it is solely to explain module making. So, we actually, do want to
>> see the codes.
> The value I was thinking of was an example of each usfm tag, a visual representation of each and how it could/should be encoded in OSIS. Granted this does not need the extension. 

The OSIS manual for all that it is getting derided, has a decent section
on OSIS representation of USFM tags

and the USFM manual has a lot of visual examples. I can not see the
point in duplicating this.


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