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From Nicola Ken Barozzi <>
Subject Re: [Vote] Where is Docbook support going
Date Fri, 07 Nov 2003 10:08:12 GMT
David Crossley wrote:
> A) Forrest should be able to process DocBook documents and render
> them with the complete "DocBook XSL". This does not mean that
> Forrest's native format will be DocBook, but if a project uses
> some DocBook documents then they will get handled. (The ability
> to integrate with Forrest navigation is left to another issue.)

-0 as it "circumvents" forrest's ability to cross-render

> B) Forrest should be able to transform DocBook (using a minimal
> subset) into Forrest's native document-v12 format and render that
> as per default. It would be clearly stated (and perhaps enforced
> by validation) that it only handles a very limited subset. There is
> already a demonstration of this in the 'forrest seed site'.

-0 as I don't see why a minimal subset of docook is more appealing than 
native document-v12, and even more when we move th xhtml2

Nicola Ken Barozzi         
             - verba volant, scripta manent -
    (discussions get forgotten, just code remains)

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