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From Ross Gardler <>
Subject Re: simplified docbook plugin
Date Wed, 03 Aug 2005 09:46:14 GMT
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David Crossley wrote:
> Phillip Evans wrote:


>>I suppose it is possible to modify input.xmap so that will accept
>>sdocbook-v1.1 as well?
>>Where should that be done?
> You could alter the input.xmap in the
> FORREST_HOME/build/plugins/org.apache.forrest.plugin.input.simplifiedDocbook
> Search for the term "sdocbook-v1.0" (it occurs twice) and
> add similar handling for "sdocbook-v1.1".
> However, there is more to it than that. You also need
> to provide the DTDs for sdocbook-v1.1
> There is more information about this process at
> except that you are doing your changes in the plugin
> rather than in the core.
> You might also need to provide a different
> sdocbook2document.xsl stylesheet because i presume
> sdocbook 1.1 is different to sdocbook 1.0

There are a couple of sdocbook releases that we don't currently support 
(v1.1 and v4.1.2.5 - that later may be the same as the former as v1.1 is 
not available from OASIS).

Since we do not fully support even sdocbook v1.0 I propose adding these 
new versions to the plugin along with a note in the docs that support is 
not complete and issues should be raised on Jira to enable us to improve 

That is, I do not plan to write a new stylesheet for this at this stage.

Are people OK with me committing these changes (lazy consensus in 


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