Jump to content


Photo

A leading space in every verses on new NKRV module.

NKRV

  • Please log in to reply
6 replies to this topic

#1 hiswork

hiswork

    Member

  • Active Members
  • Pip
  • 18 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Accordance Version:12.x
  • Platforms:Mac OS X, iOS

Posted 16 May 2018 - 10:04 PM

I recently purchased New Korean Revised Version.

I thank you Accordance team for making Korean version available in Accordance.
But after I installed this, I saw some odd things in the text.
 
As you can see above, there are leading spaces in every verses.
When new paragraph begins, there are THREE SPACES before the verse,
and rest verses have ONE SPACE before the verse.
 
I use a function called Importing verses.
When I import NKRV verses into my Scrivener project, it looks like this.
 
  태초에 하나님이 천지를 창조하시니라
 땅이 혼돈하고 공허하며 흑암이 깊음 위에 있고 하나님의 영은 수면 위에 운행하시니라
 하나님이 이르시되 빛이 있으라 하시니 빛이 있었고
창세기 1:1-3
 
It looks awkward!
Also it is not a space efficient way especially on small monitor or mobile devices.
 
I think THREE SPACES in the beginning of new paragraph is some kind of distinction you intended.
In this case, I suggest a circle mark, “◯”, as “¶” is used in KJV.
Every printed NKRV version have ◯ at the beginning of new paragraph as below.
 
창세기 1장
1 ◯태초에 하나님이 ...
2 땅이 혼돈하고 ...
 
However Korean bible websites don’t use ◯ though.
You can see one of the most popular Korean bible website below:
 
So without circle mark also seems OK.
 
And regarding the ONE SPACE at the beginning of every verses, I think it is some kind of a mistake you made.
Because I can’t see any Accordance bible module which have a leading space in every verses.
 
Therefore, here are my suggestions:
1. Removing a leading space in every verses would looks more natural and better.
2. At the beginning of new paragraph, use ◯.
    For example,  ◯태초에 or ◯ 태초에
    This is a natural, traditional and unique way for Korean christians.
   

 


  • Timothy Jenney likes this

#2 Rick Bennett

Rick Bennett

    Mithril

  • Accordance
  • 2,614 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Tampa Bay, FL
  • Interests: gadgets, coffee, running and cycling, Rays baseball
  • Accordance Version:12.x
  • Platforms:Mac OS X, Windows, iOS

Posted 17 May 2018 - 10:56 AM

We'll take a look at this and see if we can represent the formatting better.


  • Timothy Jenney, hiswork and Silas Marrs like this

Rick Bennett
Director of Content Development


#3 Rick Bennett

Rick Bennett

    Mithril

  • Accordance
  • 2,614 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Tampa Bay, FL
  • Interests: gadgets, coffee, running and cycling, Rays baseball
  • Accordance Version:12.x
  • Platforms:Mac OS X, Windows, iOS

Posted 24 May 2018 - 01:22 PM

We are releasing an update today which removes the extraneous spaces. A future update to Accordance will support true paragraphs (and will use the ¶ marker when displayed as separate verses like other bibles in Accordance).


  • Timothy Jenney and Silas Marrs like this

Rick Bennett
Director of Content Development


#4 hiswork

hiswork

    Member

  • Active Members
  • Pip
  • 18 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Accordance Version:12.x
  • Platforms:Mac OS X, iOS

Posted 24 May 2018 - 07:08 PM

Thank you for quick update!

 

I updated NKRV to v1.1 today and I can see TWO SPACES removed at the beginning of the each paragraph.

But ONE SPACE survived at the beginning of every verse. :)

 

I also bought SKY2017(Shinkaiyaku Bible, Japanese) and I can find same error in this module(one space in each verse).

So probably this same error might be due to non-Latin characters because I can’t see this in English modules.

Please consider this in your next update.

 

By the way, inserting the ¶ markers is good news. :)


  • Fabian and Silas Marrs like this

#5 Fabian

Fabian

    Mithril

  • Super Member
  • PipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 2,962 posts
  • Gender:Not Telling
  • Accordance Version:12.x
  • Platforms:Mac OS X, iOS

Posted 28 May 2018 - 04:38 AM

I also found another bug.

 

In some words the counter which comes if you press command doesn't work.

 

For example Attached File  Bildschirmfoto 2018-05-28 um 11.42.07.png   98.39KB   0 downloads

 

Greetings

 

Fabian


Greetings

Fabian

ATTENTION: My bug reports are all with the GERMAN INTERFACE and with the EUROPEAN NOTATION! It can be the English interface has no bug, which I describe.

#6 Rick Bennett

Rick Bennett

    Mithril

  • Accordance
  • 2,614 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Tampa Bay, FL
  • Interests: gadgets, coffee, running and cycling, Rays baseball
  • Accordance Version:12.x
  • Platforms:Mac OS X, Windows, iOS

Posted 30 May 2018 - 06:34 PM

Thank you for quick update!

 

I updated NKRV to v1.1 today and I can see TWO SPACES removed at the beginning of the each paragraph.

But ONE SPACE survived at the beginning of every verse. :)

 

I also bought SKY2017(Shinkaiyaku Bible, Japanese) and I can find same error in this module(one space in each verse).

So probably this same error might be due to non-Latin characters because I can’t see this in English modules.

Please consider this in your next update.

 

By the way, inserting the ¶ markers is good news. :)

 

We released another update today which removes the extra space at the beginning of verses. We are looking into this in other Bibles as well.

 

Thanks for the feedback.


  • hiswork likes this

Rick Bennett
Director of Content Development


#7 hiswork

hiswork

    Member

  • Active Members
  • Pip
  • 18 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Accordance Version:12.x
  • Platforms:Mac OS X, iOS

Posted 31 May 2018 - 12:51 AM

We released another update today which removes the extra space at the beginning of verses. We are looking into this in other Bibles as well.

 

Thanks for the feedback.

 

I updated the module and I can see that the extra spaces have removed.

 

Thanks a lot!







Also tagged with one or more of these keywords: NKRV

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users