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Compare text shows incorrect diffs for Hebrew


Darin Franklin
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I am using the Compare Texts feature to compare HMT-W4 with a Torah text that I imported.
My imported text does not have any pointing, punctuation, or section marks.
On verses which end with a פ or ס section mark in HMT-W4, it is highlighting the character which precedes the פ or ס, instead of highlighting the פ or ס itself.
 
Because I have "Ignore Punctuation" selected in preferences, I expect it to ignore all sof pasuk ׃ characters.  However, as you can see from the screen shot, it is not ignoring the ones that are followed by the ס and פ section marks.
 
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I think that the problem occurs when the differences happen at the end of the verse, and it is not related to section marks or sof pasuk.
 
Here are some examples.
 

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Exod 14:25 and Num 25:19 have a פ section mark at the end, not preceded by ׃.  
It highlights the space before פ vs the last letter of the last word. List Text Differences shows -- vs --.  I think it should show פ vs --.
 
Num 10:34 and 36 end with ׃ ן ס, and my imported text does not have them.  
It is showing ׃ ן vs --.  I think that it should be showing ן ס vs --.
 
I created two test files with differences, heb1 and heb2.  Again, the problems seem to be at the end of the verse. 
 
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I tried to reproduce it with English text, but it only happens with Hebrew.
 
I attached my test files.
 
Accordance 13.1.2
 
Preferences:
Compare: Words
Type: Single Text
Ignore: All boxes are checked, including "Punctuation".
 

 

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Thanks for the report!  I've added it to the list of bugs to fix in the future.

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Here are three differences which do not look different to me.

Lev 21:10; Deut 27:3; 28:69

This is a very common word, but only these three cases were marked.  The pointing is unusual, so maybe that is causing the problem.

This text is in my zip file.

 

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