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From Cyriaque Dupoirieux <Cyriaque.Dupoiri...@pcotech.fr>
Subject Re: [FYI] Google Summer of Code 2006
Date Thu, 20 Apr 2006 07:51:40 GMT
le 19/04/2006 19:07 Ferdinand Soethe a écrit :
> Web Maestro Clay wrote:
>
>   
>> I was thinking it 'might be nice to have' an OpenDocument *output*  
>> plugin (in addition to an ODT *input* plugin & along the lines of  
>> PDF). Does that sound like something the Forrest folk might appreciate?
>>     
>
> +1^2
>   
Very nice idea, indeed.
+1^2 too !

Cyriaque,
> I'd really like to see this happening because it would finally solve
> the problem of fop doing a rather poor job of complex pagination.
>
> Having a reasonably complete plug-in to create OpenDocument (text)
> documents people could automate document generation then manually
> paginate (fine tune) the final odt-documents.
>
> And if this worked together well with the odt-input-plugin we could
> finally support a closed editing cycle so that edits to the final (print)
> version (as is often done in press-publications) can be fed back into
> the source for all other channels.
>
> Preservation of pagination would be another great feature.
>
> --
> Ferdinand Soethe
>
>
>   

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