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From: Markos Chandras <hwoarang@g.o>
To: gentoo-qa@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-qa] Converting DevManual to Docbook 5 [WAS: Re: Official request for having Gtk+ and similar in tree p.masked before ~arch]
Date: Sun, 22 Aug 2010 01:04:47
Message-Id: 20100822001555.GA315@Mystical
In Reply to: [gentoo-qa] Converting DevManual to Docbook 5 [WAS: Re: Official request for having Gtk+ and similar in tree p.masked before ~arch] by "Diego Elio “Flameeyes” Pettenò"
On Sat, Aug 21, 2010 at 11:43:25PM +0200, Diego Elio “Flameeyes” Pettenò wrote:
> Il giorno dom, 22/08/2010 alle 00.01 +0300, Markos Chandras ha scritto: > > > > As I already told you, I am willing to work with you on that, but I > > will need you to > > explain me briefly the technical details ( not the docbook syntax as I > > know it > > ) on how to convert guidexml -> docbook. If you have a repo for that > > please > > add me as collaborator so I can work on that and finally deal with > > it ;-) > > The repository is already on our hardware: > http://sources.gentoo.org/gitweb/?p=devmanual.git;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/docbook (although I'd like to have this on gogo so that we can get the help of other people beside developers; a lot of the layout work here has been done by Mauro who's not a developer — although I was meaning to recruit him quite a while ago). > > As for the conversion, I'm attaching the xsl I've been using; it only > gives a rough draft to starts with, then it's manual labour. > > It does not lose any feature during the move as Docbook 5 is much more > expressive; and Mauro prepared a working syntax highlighter for the > ebuild syntax. > > -- > Diego Elio Pettenò — “Flameeyes” > http://blog.flameeyes.eu/ > > If you found a .asc file in this mail and know not what it is, > it's a GnuPG digital signature: http://www.gnupg.org/ >
Ah thanks :) So from what I understand is that you need to run something like xsltproc <your xsl file> <every .xml file on devmanual> -- Markos Chandras (hwoarang) Gentoo Linux Developer Web: http://hwoarang.silverarrow.org Key ID: 441AC410 Key FP: AAD0 8591 E3CD 445D 6411 3477 F7F7 1E8E 441A C410

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