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From: Michel Vuijlsteke <>
Subject: Re: [GENBOX] New Field Code Filter
Date: Thu, 24 Jun 2004 12:20:23 +0200
References: <DJEBKCPBGILJOOPBFHIPIEFDCAAA.clcasper@sprynet.com>
In-Reply-To: <DJEBKCPBGILJOOPBFHIPIEFDCAAA.clcasper@sprynet.com>


Cheri,

It used to work in 3.2.0, but it doesn't anymore in 3.2.1.
I don't get what you get (i.e. *nothing* in the preview), but
whichever of the three principals I'm on, it keeps showing the
sentence for P1.

Bill?

Michel

On Wed, 23 Jun 2004 19:56:26 -0700, Cheri Casper <> wrote:
>
> Michel - I tried this and it doesn't seem to produce any results at all.
> The General Note is not outputting in the Preview. Nor does it seem to work
> if you put your suggestions directly into the Sentence.
>
> Does anyone know how this works and would be willing to explain it?
>
> Thanks. CheriC
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Michel Vuijlsteke [mailto:]
> Sent: Tuesday, June 22, 2004 1:07 PM
> To:
> Subject: Re: [GENBOX] New Field Code Filter
>
> Cheri,
>
> Unless I misunderstand, you could have a general note like this for a
> birth event:
> <This was the first time [P1%] was a father.>
> <[P2%] had never been a mother before.>
> <[P3%] was an only child.>
>
> When you then look at the output for the father you get
>
> Petrus Constantinus Gilliet had a daughter Jeanne Gilliet on 9 April
> 1890 in Ledeberg.
> This was the first time Petrus was a father.
>
> The mother has this sentence for the same birth event:
>
> Elvira Maria Bourscheidt had a daughter Jeanne Gilliet on 9 April 1890
> in Ledeberg.
> Elvira had never been a mother before.
>
> The daughter gets this:
>
> Jeanne Gilliet was born on 9 April 1890 in Ledeberg.
> She was an only child.
>
> Hope this makes it clear. And hope I got the point.
>
> Michel
>
> On Tue, 22 Jun 2004 12:36:03 -0700, Cheri Casper <>
> wrote:
> >
> > I'm not understanding how the new field code filter of " % " works in
> order
> > to have separate general note output any of the 3 parties involved in an
> > event. Can someone explain this or provide some examples?
> >
> > Thanks.
> >
> > CheriC
> >
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