[Linux4christians] Re: NIV Bible for Linux
david at aikema.net
Thu Aug 10 18:01:37 EDT 2006
On 8/10/06, Karl Kleinpaste <karl at charcoal.com> wrote:
> With all that said, and finally to respond to the original question...
> Bible Gateway (http://www.biblegateway.com) has a large number of
> translations available to read, and in fact to download completely.
> They even explicitly offer a "read the bible in a year" plan, which
> arranges for you to suck down a few chapters at a time.
> Among those they offer are NASB NIV NIrV NLT NKJV and Amp.
> You can see where this is going, can't you? Sure you can.
> Surf http://www.charcoal.com/~karl/sword/ and find the "scripts" link
> near the bottom: You will find yourself facing a README plus some
> downloadable scripts and utility files which automate the process of
> picking up a complete Bible text from Bible Gateway and grinding it
> into Sword format. I've been using GnomeSword with several of these
> versions for a number of months now.
Does this violation the specified NIV copyright policy though (
)? I tend to think that it does.
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