[sword-devel] Matthew Henry's Commentary (Complete)

Troy A. Griffitts sword-devel@crosswire.org
Wed, 18 Oct 2000 15:47:43 -0700

I'll post a binary and the url to the list sometime soon.


Dan Bertles wrote:
> Is sword 1.5.x available for win32?  Where can I download it?
> Dan
> -----Original Message-----
> From:   Chris Little [SMTP:chrislit@chiasma.org]
> Sent:   Tuesday, October 17, 2000 1:39 AM
> To:     sword-devel@crosswire.org
> Subject:        [sword-devel] Matthew Henry's Commentary (Complete)
> Matthew Henry's Commentary (Complete) is posted and ready for testing.  I
> wouldn't consider it to be in a final state, so don't go through the 40mb
> d/l unless you want to test it and won't mind re-d/ling when a final version
> comes along.
> Issues:
> The module only includes Genesis-John because that's as much as CCEL has
> posted.  Acts-Rev should be forthcoming, and can be added when they are.
> Most other Bibles abbreviate the Henry's Concise as MHCC and his Complete as
> MHC.  Since MHC was already taken by the Concise in Sword, I named the
> Complete MHCC.  This could be changed easily, of course, but it might
> confuse users if we suddenly made MHC into the Complete.
> The module is in ThML, so you'll need Sword 1.5.x.
> I didn't want to subject the public to a large unfinished download without
> making them aware of the fact that it is unfinished, so I created a tree
> named beta under the raw directory on the FTP site and placed the module
> there.  (ftp://ftp.crosswire.org/pub/sword/raw/beta/)  Just point your
> installer to that path, or download manually.
> I haven't really tested the module much since I can't get any of the real
> frontends to compile, but the files look pretty good.
> enjoy,
> Chris