[sword-devel] usfm2osis.py in bibledit-web

Chris Little chrislit at crosswire.org
Sun Jun 9 14:10:27 MST 2013

On 6/8/2013 11:12 PM, David Haslam wrote:
> Teus's method of [also] having a merged USFM file is not without merit.
> e.g. During source text development in collaboration with translators and/or
> publishers.
> I myself use the same technique - independent to Bibledit.
> FWIW, it readily facilitates doing a global search, which is great to check
> for anomalies,
> to extract items using a certain tag or tag pair,
> or for other kinds of analysis such as character frequency counts.
> David

I'm surprised that multiple \id lines in a file didn't work just fine in 
usfm2osis.py. The regex handler for \id looks for the end of the file or 
another instance of \id, but was completely untested.

A bug report was opened at


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