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From Peter Donald <>
Subject Uber Document Splitting
Date Sat, 02 Nov 2002 04:32:52 GMT

Just say I wanted to develope a complete guide to MyMagic as one large 
document. Then different presentation forms would arrange it differently 
according to their specific requirements. 

For example, lets say I adopt docbook that has chapters and sections. I would 
potentially want the following generated...

For PDF:

For Html:

or potentially

or whatever. For an example of this in action see the following which I is 
generated from docbook via cocoon.

I guess my question is, will Forrest support this kind of behaviour? If so 
what DTD for the uber guide would you recomend. Docbook seems to crush most 
xml editors that I know of so there may be a lighter version that I could 


Peter Donald
 These aren't the droids you're 
 looking for. Move along. 

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