The author of this book is available for helping with DocBook or other XML publishing projects. Installing FOP · Using FOP · Using other XSL-FO processors. Docbook is easy to learn, easy to write, and does things other text To output to PDF, tell FOP to register your fonts with your file. And since my entire DocBook chain was built from open source, I had to use Apache FOP. Apache FOP has a long history. For some reason, it.
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This file is not used directly but is included in all the following drivers.
Profiling conditional text Marking conditional text Marking small bits docgook text Multiple profiling conditions Processing profiled versions Single-pass processing Two-pass processing Customization and profiling Validation and profiling Custom profiling attribute Adding new profiling attributes Adding attributes to the DTD Adding attributes to RelaxNG Profiling with new attributes Using the role attribute for profiling Chapter The commercial processors are assumed to provide their own documentation and support, so installation instructions for commercial processors are not provided in this book.
Using stylesheet parameters Parameters on the command line Parameters ffop a file Chapter 7. Last weekend I realized that — although the Maven Docbkx Plugin supports something like that — it is probably one of its best kept secrets.
When you view a PDF file’s document properties in docboko reader, it may show title, author, subject, and keywords information. That site will also provide you with detailed instructions for getting started with FOP.
In order to reap the benefits from these metrics files, you will need to tell the Maven Docbkx Plugin what to do with it.
You can use the fonts name in all places where the stylesheets are referring to a font name. The versions I used at Sun unfortunately never supported the keep-with-next poperty, which resulted in weird page-endings, that I then had to manually fix.
Installing an XSL-FO processor
You probably want the binary version rather than the source version. On the other hand, HTML output dop from AsciiDoc is much faster, is easily customized and can be used in situations where there is no suitable DocBook toolchain for example, see the AsciiDoc website. Copy it to the lib subdirectory of the FOP installation. That is, if you customize them.
From DocBook to PDF using Apache FOP
Skiing as an agile vs waterfall metaphor. The options for FOP are listed at http: That message comes from a template named root. Use the –verbose command-line option to view executed toolchain commands.
Customization methods Customization layer Writing a customization layer Using a customization layer Customizing both HTML and FO Using catalogs with customizations Setting parameters Attribute sets Completing placeholder templates Generating new templates Generated text Default generated text Customizing generated text Replacing templates Finding the right template Import precedence Passing parameters Utility templates and modes Adding new templates Formatting determined by attribute value Adding processing steps Handling new elements Template selection rules Processing instructions Customizing DocBook 5 XSL DocBook 5 customization details Annotations customization Chapter To download FOP, go to http: Cross references Cross references within a document Linking from other elements Options for generated xref text Cross references between documents Linking to websites Breaking long URLs DocBook 5 cross references Customizing cross references Customizing with an xrefstyle attribute Modifying gentext templates Customizing cross reference behavior Customizing cross reference typography Specialized cross references Chapter docboook I am using the directory structure he created as well as sample files, with little modifications.
It may be that your system is not allocating enough memory to the Java Virtual Machine. Printed output options Page layout Paper size Finished page size Left and right margins Top and bottom margins Indenting body text Landscape documents Double sided Multi-column Double spacing Typography Body and title font families Font sizes Using renderas to style section titles Chapter and section numbering Depth ofp section numbering Numbering book parts Page breaking Keep-together processing instruction Soft page breaks Hard page breaks PDF bookmarks Extra blank lines Cross reference page numbers Docbook icon graphics Admonition graphics Callout icons Printing one chapter Crop marks Part III.
AsciiDoc dblatex configuration files. If you are processing languages other than English, then you need to download an foo file named fop-hyph.
The stylesheets are used in conjunction with an XML parser such as xsltproc 1. This produces a more usable index. FOP is distributed as a zip file, which can be opened on almost all systems. Getting the tools working. A software framework that allows software components to work together.
DocBook XSL: The Complete Guide
Although most people will run FOP using its included convenience scripts, it is useful to know where the files are. You can increase the memory allocation by adding a -Xmx option to any Java command. If you are using Antenna House’s product, then set the axf. After playing fore the most part of the day with DocBook and various utilities I decided to write it down for future doxbook.
DocBook, FOP and Fonts
Program listings Formatting listings Tab expansion Fitting ddocbook Full-width examples Reducing font size Breaking long lines External code files Missing text Using XInclude for text inclusions Annotating program listings Line annotations Line numbering Callouts Callouts on imported text Callouts on graphics Syntax highlighting Chapter If you are using the Maven Docbkx Plugin, then you might want something that integrates with Maven.
Unpack the archive FOP is distributed as a zip file, which can be opened on almost all systems. However, that docboik been solved with docbooj latest versions, and I think the output generated by the DocBook stylesheets can be quite ok. DocBook files are validated, parsed and translated various presentation file formats using a combination of applications collectively called a DocBook tool chain.