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From "Sean Kelly" <ke...@ad1440.net>
Subject Re: Printable ant 1.3 manual anywhere?
Date Tue, 06 Mar 2001 15:06:35 GMT
> I just glanced at the online manual at docbook.org, however,
> and it looks pretty complex.

I'd call it "full featured" instead.  Yes, DocBook
has enormous support for all sorts of constructs,
like those you'd see in a meter of shelfspace of
manuals from a major hardware vendor.  But you
don't have to use all those features.  And with
a smart SGML/XML editor (like psgml in emacs) to
guide you, using it's not that hard.

Also note that the FreeBSD documentation project,
Linux documentation projects, and O'Reilly &
Associates publishers all make use of it, so you're
definitely among open-source friends.

It might not be de facto yet, but it's getting
there.  Like Ant.

--k



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