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BibleTime 2.10.1 released!

The BibleTime team is proud to announce the immediate availability of
BibleTime version 2.10.1 which is the first bugfix release in the
stable 2.10 series of BibleTime.

All users of BibleTime are encouraged to upgrade, especially users
still using BibleTime version 2.10.0 or earlier.

Notable changes since 2.10.0:
Implemented support for localized module config entries.
Fixed an OSIS rendering bug.
Fixed some HTML rendering issues.
Fixed key chooser bug in book windows.
Fixed double loading of some settings.
Fixed Text Filter settings not being saved.
Various install manager bug fixes.
Various other minor fixes and optimizations.... read more

Posted by Jaak Ristioja 2014-07-05

BibleTime 2.10.0 released!

The BibleTime team is proud to announce the immediate availability of
BibleTime version 2.10.0, which is the first release in the
stable 2.10 series of BibleTime.

Notable changes since 2.9.2:

Enhancements:
* Uses Sword library version 1.7.
* Changed source code archive format from .tar.bz2 to .tar.xz
(~40% size reduction).
* Added Find context menu for search within each window. Matching
words are highlighted and navigated using next or previous buttons.
* Added support for HTTP, HTTPS, SFTP transports in BibleTime.
* Implemented saving of font family and size in HTML commentary
editor.... read more

Posted by Jaak Ristioja 2013-12-24

BibleTime 2.9.2 released!

The BibleTime team is proud to announce the immediate availability of BibleTime version 2.9.2 which is the second bugfix release in the stable 2.9 series of BibleTime.

All users of BibleTime are encouraged to upgrade.

Notable changes since 2.9.1:
* Fixed building agains newer versions of Qt.
* Fixed some HTML generation bugs.
* Fixed text not being displayed when using QtWebKit 2.3.
* Fixed headers being displayed as plain text in some modules.
* Fixed a crash when closing window with tab.
* Fixed duplicate works menus being shown on some versions of Ubuntu.
* Fixed settings dialog tab contents not being translated.
* Slightly enhanced templating/extensibility capabilities
* See http://devel.bibletime.info/wiki/Templates for a preliminary guide.
* Many build system enhancements and fixes.
* Many other fixes and optimizations.... read more

Posted by Jaak Ristioja 2013-06-03

BibleTime 2.9.1 released!

The BibleTime team is proud to announce the immediate availability of
BibleTime version 2.9.1, which is the second full release in the stable
2.9 series of BibleTime.

Changes since 2.9.0:
* Fixed Portuguese translation not being included.
* Updated British translation.
* Updated handbooks.

Notable changes since the 2.8 series:
* Add close buttons to tabbed works windows.
* Hovering over works in the bookshelf views shows tooltips.
* Hovering over works in the bookshelf dock shows info in the mag view.
* Add toolbar icons to toggle visibility of docking windows.
* Switch off footnotes in display options.
* Bible windows can have parallel commentaries.... read more

Posted by Jaak Ristioja 2011-12-22

BibleTime 2.9.0 released!

The BibleTime team is proud to announce the immediate availability of
BibleTime version 2.9.0, which is the first full release in the stable
2.9 series of BibleTime.

All users of BibleTime are encouraged to upgrade, including users of the
BibleTime version 2.8 series.

Changes since 2.9 RC 2:
* Fixed the dialog buttons of the Tip of the Day dialog not being
translated.
* Fixed a bug where the book names language was not correctly set.
* Fixed compatibility with Qt earlier than 4.7.
* Added Portugese (pt_PT) translation
* Updated English (en_GB), Estonian, Hungarian and Italian translations.... read more

Posted by Jaak Ristioja 2011-12-07

BibleTime 2.8.4 released

The BibleTime team is proud to announce the immediate availability of
BibleTime version 2.8.4, which is the fourth (but still not necessarily
the last) bugfix release in the stable 2.8 series of BibleTime.

All users of BibleTime are encouraged to upgrade, especially users still
using BibleTime version 2.7.3 or earlier.

Notable changes since 2.8.3:
* Fixed compilation against with Qt versions earlier than 4.7.
* Fixed a bug where the book names language was not correctly set.... read more

Posted by Jaak Ristioja 2011-11-24

BibleTime 2.1 has been released

BT 2.1 has been released, all users and packagers are encouraged to update to this latest version.

Posted by Thomas Abthorpe 2009-07-13

BibleTeme 2.1.beta1 has been released

BibleTime 2.1.beta1 has been released for testing. Tentatively 2.1 will be released on July 12, 2009. Translators are encouraged to submit their work by July 10.

Posted by Thomas Abthorpe 2009-06-28

BibleTime 2.0.1 bugfix released

The BT team has released 2.0.1 addressing three minor bugs. Packagers are encouraged to update to this version.

Posted by Thomas Abthorpe 2009-06-07

BibleTime 2.0 released

The BibleTime team is pleased to announce the release of BibleTime 2.0. With this release, BibleTime is now a pure Qt application with dependency on KDE removed.

Upcoming releases can be built for MacOS and Windows.

Posted by Thomas Abthorpe 2009-05-28

BibleTime 2.0rc1

BibleTime 2.0rc1 has been released for testing. Tentatively 2.0 will be released on May 28, 2009. Translators are encouraged to submit their work by May 27.

Posted by Thomas Abthorpe 2009-05-21

BibleTime 2.0beta3

The (hopefully) last beta before first Release Canadidate. Translators are encouraged to submit User Interface translations before May 23, 2009.

Posted by Thomas Abthorpe 2009-05-19

BibleTime 2.0beta2

The second round of beta testing as commenced, interested parties are encouraged to download and test.

Posted by Thomas Abthorpe 2009-04-30

BibleTime 2.0beta1

Version 2.0beta1 is available. Version 2.0 is built with Qt 4, which will make BibleTime available on more platforms in the near future. All interested parties are encouraged to download it, and try it out.

Posted by Thomas Abthorpe 2009-04-23

BibleTime: 1.6.5.1 ubuntu packages

BibleTime is a powerful Bible study tool for Linux. It uses the Sword programming library to work with Bible texts, commentaries, dictionaries and books provided by the Crosswire Bible Society (http://www.crosswire.org).

BibleTime 1.6.5.1 has been released. Ubuntu packages for 8.04 (Hardy Heron) and 7.10 (Gutsy Gibbon) are available now, too. They are located at https://launchpad.net/~txwikinger/+archive .

Posted by Joachim Ansorg 2008-05-15

BibleTime 1.6.1 released

Version 1.6.1 is available, a bugfix release for version 1.6 which was recently published. All BibleTime users should upgrade to the new version.

Posted by Martin Gruner 2006-10-25

BibleTime 1.5.1

BibleTime, a Bible Study application for KDE, is now available in a new version. 1.5.1 includes mostly bugfixes and a DCOP interface to allow remote control of BibleTime.
The translation package is available from now on, too.

Posted by Joachim Ansorg 2005-09-15

BibleTime 1.5

BibleTime, a Bible study application is now available as version 1.5. This new release was developed in more than one year of hard development. It offers many new features and improvements in comparision with the last stable version.

Posted by Joachim Ansorg 2005-07-16

BibleTime 1.5rc2

BibleTime, a Bible study software for Linux/KDE is now available as the second release candidate for the upcoming version 1.5.
Get more information at www.bibletime.info.

Posted by Joachim Ansorg 2005-06-17

BibleTime 1.5rc1

BibleTime, a Bible study software for Linux, is now available in a new version. The first release candidate for the upcoming 1.5 release is now ready for download. Version 1.5rc1 contains many fixes, improvements and new features.

Posted by Joachim Ansorg 2005-05-29

BibleTime 1.4

BibleTime is a Bible Study application for KDE.
This release has a new SwordSetup dialog which offers the user the ability to configure sword, to install modules from local sources or from the Internet, and to uninstall modules. It also contains many bugfixes.

Posted by Joachim Ansorg 2003-12-29

BibleTime 1.3

BibleTime, a Bible study application for KDE, is now available in the new version 1.3. The new release contains many new feature, usability improvements and bug fixes.
Get the new version from www.bibletime.info.

Posted by Joachim Ansorg 2003-09-02

BibleTime 1.3 release candidate 1

The first release candidate of BibleTime, a powerful but easy to use Bible study program for Linux, is now available.

Everbody who is familair with compiling programs from source code should test this release, so the final BibleTime 1.3 will be stable and useful for all our users.

You have to download and install the Sword snapshot 1.5.5.99 from our download area to compile and install BibleTime 1.3rc1.

Posted by Joachim Ansorg 2003-03-01

BibleTime 1.3beta3

Today the BibleTime developers released the third beta version of the upcoming BibleTime 1.3.
Please test this version so 1.3 will be stable and useful for you!

Posted by Joachim Ansorg 2003-01-03

New web address!

We changed our web page address to www.bibletime.info. Please visit this address instead of www.bibletime.de!

Posted by Joachim Ansorg 2002-12-09