[wxsword-devel] Re: Modules Selection
Mon, 21 Apr 2003 12:43:34 -0700 (MST)
I'm cross-posting to sword-devel, since I think some good opinions might
be offered from there as well.
On Thu, 17 Apr 2003, Jason Turner wrote:
> I would like to generate some discussion on which modules to include in the
> smaller distributions. (185MB and 60MB).
> I see a few criteria.
> 1) Not more than 2 bibles per language, or 1 of any other type of book per
my suggestions (figure about 1.5M per Bible):
de: GerLut, GerElb
en: KJV, WEB (I would recommend at least a 3rd modern translation as well,
such as the RSV, ASV, ISV, BBE, or GodsWord)
fi: FinPR (and/or possibly FinPR92?)
zh: ChiUn, ChiUns
grc: Byz (and/or TR, WHNU), LXX
he: BHS (and/or Aleppo)
(almost 50mb for this list)
> 2) Commentaries should not contain doctrinal oppinions. I have read
> commentaries that not only expound the scripture, but add oppinion to it, and
> would prefer to avoid that, so that there isn't any room for argument as to
> which oppinions to promote.
I think all commentaries are doctrinal, but based partly on the download
stats, I think the following texts should be considered for inclusion:
en: MHC (possibly also Scofield, JFB--could substitute MHCC if we run low