Thu, 11 Sep 2003 15:54:42 +0100
Wilfred Springer wrote:
>I just checked out a local copy from CVS and noticed a couple of things.
> * jsword.sh cannot be executed by sh because of EOLN problems; I
> suggest changing the EOLN marker at build time;
> * /etc/bin/*.* are all marked binary; I suggest changing the tags
> and the cvswrappers file;
I think they were binary to get round EOLN problems, however clearly it
had gone wrong somewhere. I think I've fixed it now, but I'll check
> * the documentation says jsword is supposed to be compatible with
> JDK 1.3, but unfortunately it isn't;
The only remaining problem is working out which Component has the focus
at 1.3. Any ideas?
> * the program attempts to set the SwordDir to C:\Program
> Files\CrossWire\The SWORD Project, which I am happy to say
> doesn't exist on my Linux box ;-)
I don't know of a good way to find the default Sword dir. So we make a
guess currently. Perhaps the guess should be platform independent. Do
you know where a good default unix install would be?
>I would be happy to make some contributions, but I don't know where to
>take them. (That is, I suppose user anonymous isn't allowed to make
The easiest thing for me would be to send me a patch. If you've got
eclipse that should be easy.
Thanks for the comments.