[sword-devel] Unified module lists

Michael H cmahte at gmail.com
Fri Jul 31 07:16:58 MST 2015

3) include into the sorting and display of the list a fall back which shows
the origin of duplicate modules.
KJC (King James Clarified)
KJV (King James with Sword -- from Crosswire)
KJV (King James Bible -- from ebible)
KJV (King James Bible with maps and corrected crossreferences --from Xiphos)
This would probably also require a warning screen after selection that
version x is going to overwrite and delete from your device version y,
unless someone's figured a way to have multiple trees for conf and text
files by originating server.

On Fri, Jul 31, 2015 at 8:59 AM, Peter von Kaehne <refdoc at gmx.net> wrote:

> A user on sword-support asked this for unified module lists once again
> and I do think he is right:
> Right now we lists with modules per repository. If you happen to have a
> first language only served in Xiphos or IBT (or now hopefully soon the
> new eBible repo) you will think on starting an application that there
> are no modules available for you.
> The only application which has this solved is And Bible.
> The argument used in previous discussions was that different repos
> might use the same module identifier as other repos and clashes can
> cause grief. Yes they could. But there are also several good mechanisms
> we could use to make this a non-issue.
> 1) Choice of sane defaults
> 2) user-pinnable preferences
> re  1)
> a) A simple decent default could be CrossWire has always preference -
> unless the user overrules this
> b) Another simple default could be that the highest versionnumber
> always wins out.
> Suggestions, ideas?
> Peter
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