[svlug] DocBook XML Opinion?

Jeremy Zawodny Jeremy at Zawodny.com
Tue Aug 26 10:18:56 PDT 2003


On Tue, Aug 26, 2003 at 09:07:15AM -0700, Mike Castle wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 26, 2003 at 07:47:48AM -0700, Jeremy Zawodny wrote:
> > O'Reilly really does use a lot of DocBook.  I'm using it for my book,
> > in fact.
> 
> They also use a lot of FrameMaker.  Actually, our tech-writer and I got
> into a discussion about this the other day.  Of all the O'Reilley books at
> work, more were done with FM than with DocBook.  So much for me trying to
> convince him to switch.  :-/

My understanding is that they use Frame for *all* the books.  They
start with either Word or DocBook and covert to Frame for the layout
and typesetting.

Jeremy
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