[jsword-devel] Can't run JSword on Windows XP platform

Joe Walker jsword-devel@crosswire.org
Thu, 02 Oct 2003 00:00:39 +0100


JSword does run on XP, although there have been problems with batch files.
Can I suggest that you wait for a few of days. I hope to release a new 
beta very soon which is much better.
Hope this helps,


Jim & Anne Henderson wrote:

>I'm wondering if someone could help me get Jsword running, please.
>I am running the Windows version of Sword, and would like to be able to try
>JSword for a cross-platform project I have in mind in future, so I
>downloaded jsword-0.9.5-bin.zip and unzipped it.  The documentation download
>is HUGE, so I didn't try that via our limited internet connection here in
>Papua New Guinea.
>The windows batch file appears in windows as all one line (saved from a
>Linux system by my guess) so I broke it into lines.
>Still didn't work, so I made one based on the Linux startup script.  This
>produced the JSword splash screen but went no further.
>Is there a JSword howto file for the windows platform you could point me to,
>    Jim
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