2018

16 November 2018
XLingPaper

Version 3.4.0 / 2.34.0 Released

XLingPaper version 3.4.0 (for the XMLmind XML Editor version 7.2+) and version 2.34.0 (for the XMLmind XML Editor version 5.3) are now available for Windows, Mac, and Linux. This new version of XLingP… read more

14 November 2018
Jobs

Cloud Engineer

Do you want to help free people from educational, economic, and spiritual poverty?  As Cloud Engineer, you can impact the world by joining a team providing tools servingthe world’s minority lan… read more

8 November 2018
SIL Transcriber (Alpha)

Released Alpha version 1

The first release SIL Transcriber, Alpha 1, includes the basic “Happy path” functions of the program. It allows a task to be created and transcribed. Once transcribed it can be reviewed and upload… read more

5 November 2018
FieldWorks

FieldWorks 9.0.5 Beta

After upgrading to this version, the data will not open in any version prior to 9.0.4, so make a backup before upgrading. If you are sharing data with others, the entire team should use a version of F… read more

22 October 2018
Glyssen

Next big feature: “live” access to Paratext data

From the early days, Glyssen has been limited to using a Text Release Bundle as the source for the text. By preventing direct access to a Paratext project, Glyssen encouraged users to avoid trying to … read more

22 October 2018
Glyssen

2018 in review

With the advent of version 1.0 (released in January 2018), Glyssen is capable of producing a script that can be opened in HearThis for the purpose of doing a field-based recording. Work on a full-scal… read more

17 October 2018
PAWS

PAWS-produced PC-PATR grammar and FLEx

Version 1.1.0 of PAWS has instructions for how to use the PC-PATR grammar it produces with FieldWorks Language Explorer (aka FLEx). To see the instructions: Download and install version 1.1.0 of PAWS … read more

28 September 2018
Primer Pro

What’s new in version 2.7?

What’s New in Version 2.7 Below is a brief listing of the new features of version 2.7. • Rewrote UI localization feature for flexibility. • Add user interface (UI) localization for Spanish. In t… read more

13 September 2018
FieldWorks

FieldWorks 9.0.4 Beta

FieldWorks 9.0 now has a 64-bit Windows version, a new installer, and fixes a lot of older bugs. The main features of this release are as follows: Large project Improvements FieldWorks 9.0 introduces … read more

9 August 2018
Transcelerator

Version 1.3 – Internationalization!

For everyone who has been waiting for the past few years for Transcelerator to support translation of questions from a source language other than English, your wait is (almost) over! With the advent o… read more

24 July 2018
PAWS

PAWS now can produce a PC-PATR syntactic parser grammar file

Version 1.0.0 of PAWS will produce a draft of a PC-PATR grammar file based on all the answers given. Currently, you can use such a PC-PATR file with CARLA Studio. Work is in progress for a stand-alone… read more

24 July 2018
PAWS

PAWS now on Windows, Mac and Linux

Version 1.0.0 of PAWS is released. It runs on Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux. See https://software.sil.org/paws/download/.… read more

19 July 2018
Alkalami

Release 1.100

We are pleased to announce the release of the Alkalami (pronounced al-KA-la-mi) v1.100 font. The only change in this release is a change to the qaf-based characters: isolate now has tail; tail on fina… read more

23 May 2018
XLingPaper

Version 8.1 of the XMLmind XML Editor works with XLingPaper

While there was an issue with version 8.0 of the XMLmind XML Editor, it appears that version 8.1 works fine with XLingPaper.… read more

23 May 2018
XLingPaper

Version 3.3.0 / 2.33.0 Released

XLingPaper version 3.3.0 (for the XMLmind XML Editor version 7.2+) and version 2.33.0 (for the XMLmind XML Editor version 5.3) are now available for Windows, Mac, and Linux. This new version of XLingP… read more

17 May 2018
Pathway

Pathway 1.17.6 hot fix release

Pathway 1.17.6 is a hot fix that adds the ability to the boot strap program to detect if Paratext 8 is installed and install the BTE version if it is. This version is only needed for Windows. 1.17.5 i… read more

11 May 2018
Pathway

Pathway 1.17.5 release

Pathway 1.17.5 is designed to work well with FieldWorks 9.0 alpha as well as Fieldwoks 8.3.x and Paratext 7.5 as well as 8.0. It has been tested on Wasta and Ubuntu, bionic, xenial, and trusty. A numb… read more

24 April 2018
Awami Nastaliq

Release 1.101

Awami Nastaliq 1.101 is a maintenance release of the Awami Nastaliq font. Changes to this font include: Fixed bug in positioning of final reh Known Issues with the font Hamza feature does not work on … read more

4 April 2018
Awami Nastaliq

Release 1.100

Awami Nastaliq 1.100 is a maintenance release of the Awami Nastaliq font. This release supports additional languages and provides improvements to glyph shapes and connections. Changes to this font inc… read more

20 March 2018
LingTree

New version of LingTree: version 1.0.0

This new, completely re-written version of LingTree runs on Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux operating systems. It has the same functionality as the older, Windows-only version with the exception that it … read more

16 March 2018
FieldWorks

FieldWorks 8.3.12

FieldWorks for Windows will work with Paratext 8. FieldWorks for Linux will have to wait until version 9 to support Paratext 8. Most machines already have .Net 4.6.1 installed. But, especially on Wind… read more

8 March 2018
XLingPaper

Do not install or upgrade to version 8.0.0 of the XMLmind XML Editor

As you may have learned, there is a new version of the XMLmind XML Editor (version 8.0.0). While it does load XLingPaper documents, it breaks the “Convert interlinear line to wrd elements”… read more

5 March 2018
XLingPaper

Please do not install the new version of the XMLmind XML Editor yet

Today, XMLmind released a new version of the XMLmind XML Editor (aka XXE) which XLingPaper uses. It looks like the new version has a change which breaks XLingPaper’s configuration. Please do not… read more

5 February 2018
Phonology Assistant

Release of Phonology Assistant 3.6.4

The 3.6.4 release of Phonology Assistant works with FieldWorks 8.3.x and 9.x 32-bit versions. It has also been updated to work with the Speech Analyzer 3.1 and the Speech Analyzer MSEA 3.1.0.141. Thes… read more

29 January 2018
XLingPaper

Version 3.2.3 / 2.32.3 Released

This is a maintenance bug fix release. The main bug fix is for the default XeLaTeX way of producing PDF. Version 3.2.0/2.32.0 fixed a problem whereby in some cases the table of contents would show &#8… read more

5 January 2018
Pathway

Pathway 1.17.0 release

Pathway 1.17.0 is designed to work well with FieldWorks 9.0 alpha as well as Fieldwoks 8.3.11 and Paratext 7.5 as well as 8.0. The primary goal was to have a program that didn’t loose or add dat… read more