Publishing with XML - Herong's Tutorial Examples - v4.02, by Dr. Herong Yang
Overview of hyPub - A Simple XML Publishing Tool
This section provide an overview of hyPub, a simple XML based publishing tool based on the ideas presented in the last section.
hyPub is a simple XML based publishing tool developed over the past several years while I was trying to publish my tutorial notes on programming languages and technologies.
hyPub consists of:
1. A set of simple rules on how to prepare book contents in XHTML files. Those rules allow authors to:
2. A set of Extensible Stylesheet Language (XSL) files to convert book source files into other formats.
4. A set of suggested XSL-FO files to publish books as well formatted PDF files.
5. A Perl script that compiles book source files, and manages the publishing processes.
Detailed descriptions of hyPub are included after several chapters that discuss about computing technologies used by hyPub.
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