Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Wide Margin's first full release.

Wide Margin has reached a major milestone, it has had it's first full release, Wide Margin 1.0.9.
Wide Margin is a simple and quick bible application for ubuntu and has the following features:
  • As you type searching and passage navigation
  • Out of the box King James Version support
  • Full navigation history
  • Familiar browser inspired interface
  • Daily reading planner
  • Ubuntu PPA
You can install it now using our Ubuntu PPA ppa:trampster/widemargin

We welcome bug reports, patches, UI mockup and any other way you might want to contribute. Please visit our website to get started

Going forward we plan to start development on release 2 which will bring Wide Margin to windows. Release 1 will continue to get bug fixes and regular updates until Release 2 is complete.

Monday, August 15, 2011

Wide Margin goes Beta

I am pleased to announce the first Beta release of the Wide Margin project.

Wide Margin 1.0.8 Beta

Changes include:
- Packaging improvement courtesy of directhex
- Daily Reading fix to bug causing the app to crash when loaded on some days.

For those of you who don't know Wide Margin is a quick and simple bible application for ubuntu. You can get it now from our ubuntu PPA ppa:trampster/widemargin

Wide Margin will stay beta for the next few weeks and if no major bugs are found will then become the first full release.

If you want to learn more or to help out please visit