[jsword-devel] Fwd: Search Index Downloading

Joe Walker joseph.walker at gmail.com
Thu Oct 14 16:14:00 MST 2004

I need to check-in my current work, which adds index download
functionality and alters the sites dialog a bit - there is a bug that
breaks http download and I've not had chance to fix it in the past few
I say this just to avoid us breaking each-others work.

My solution was to have 2 buttons, "Install" and "Install with
Search". which could easily be adapted to generate rather than

I've attached a patch so you can see where I was going. Just because
I've written some index download code doesn't mean we need to include


On Wed, 13 Oct 2004 22:05:24 -0400, DM Smith <dmsmith555 at yahoo.com> wrote:
> I recently added a popup upon install that informs the user what the
> download size of the module is. I think that it would be easy to add a
> check box (that is not checked by default) to index the bible upon download.
> I had not thought about it before, but I too have only indexed one or
> two bibles.
> Paul Price wrote:
> >OK, how about a popup when it notices new books (or a check box on the
> >download) that lets the user specify which books gets indexed (and some
> >explanation about indexing so the user doesn't get miffed)?
> >
> >Like you, I would only search on particular versions (usually I know the
> >word I want, just not sure exactly where it is; the other mode would be
> >for word studies --- where does this particular word appear, and this I
> >would only do with a version I've chosen).
> >
> >P.
> >
> >
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