TLA Web Application Development

Comparison of legacy vs. new TLA, with development perspectives

Legacy TLA (v1.x)New TLA (v2.x)
New/extended/improved information
Lemmata: Hieroglyphs✓ (JSesh MdC)✓ (Unicode, JSesh MdC)
Lemmata: attestation time span in the TLA corpus
Lemmata: Nominal classes
Lemmata: English, French translation equivalentsEN: partlyEN: completed, FR: partly
Lemmata: comments✓ (esp. medical texts)
Lemmata: linking composites/parts (ḥm-nṯr > ḥm, ...)
Sentences/sentence words: commentsto come (high priority)
Sentence words: hieroglyphs(✓) (JSesh-MdC; vereinzelt)✓ (JSesh-MdC)
Sentence words: word class
Sentence words: grammatical annotation✓ (BTS, LMG)
Sentence words: contextual meaning
Texts/objects: authorship✓ (main author)✓ (main author, further editors)
Content with free license✓ (CC BY-SA 4.0 Int.)
Content without free license✕ (continued usage in legacy TLA;
concerns Edfu project data)
Digital references
References to DZA✓ (Website-intern)✓ (reference to legacy TLA for the time being)
References to other digital projects
Basic functionalities
Lemma search: via transcription, word class, bibliography
Lemma search: transcription encoding typeMdCUnicode, MdC
Lemma search: incl. hierarchyto come (medium priority)
Lemma search: incl. composites (ḥm > ḥm-nṯr, ...)to come (medium priority)
Root search; Lemma search: via root transcription
Lemma search result: sorting✓ (new: chronological)
Collocation searchto come (medium priority)
Sentence search (text corpus)to come (medium priority)
Hieroglyph search, lemma spelling(low priority)
Hieroglyph search, sentencesto come (medium priority)
Sentence searchto come (medium priority)
Sentence pages
Occurences list
Occurences list: sortingto come (medium priority)
Text pages: metadata
Text pages: text content (sentences)to come (highest priority)
0bject page
Text/object browser/searchto come (high priority)
Thesaurus entry pages
Analysis
Word statistics(low priority)
Collocation analysis(low priority)
Lexical gravity
Citeability/verifiability
Persistent lemma IDs/URLs
Look up lemma ID(✓) (via URL)
Persistent sentence/sentence word IDs/URLs
Look up sentence ID
Look up sentence word IDto come (medium priority)
Persistent text/object IDs/URLs
Look up text/object ID
Persistent thesaurus entry IDs/URLs
Look up thesaurus entry ID
Content persistently verifiableto come: raw data publication
(high priority)
Usability
Web application languagesDE, ENDE, EN; perspectively more
Smartphone compatibility (responsive design)
Print support (layout)
Citation assistance on pages
Share functionality
Feedback formto come (high priority)
Reuse
Free licensing of data✓ (CC BY-SA 4.0 Int.)
Transcription in Unicode
Hieroglyphs in Unicode✓ (lemmata; experimental for sentences)
Additional resources
Wb. browser✓ (website-internal)✕ (usage in legacy TLA for the time being)
Vormanuskript browser✓ (website-internal)✕ (usage in legacy TLA for the time being)
DZA browser✓ (website-internal)✕ (usage in legacy TLA for the time being)

Known issues

For a list of known issues, see here.