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> Unless much has changed since I last looked, DocBook is a
> Document Type Definition (SGML and XML ), not a tool. As
> such, you can use the DocBook tag set to structure your
> content in SGML or XML, but converting it into PDF, HTML, and
> other outputs would require a tool chain that included
> parsers, style sheets and formatting objects.
I know it's a DTD and not a tool. Regarding the tool chain, there are
several editors that include a parser and FOP and generate PDF out of
> XML systems are more useful in more information repurposing
> projects with a highly granular defiition.
I beg to differ. Even with a granulation at chapter level (as I use in
my own XML system) you save large amounts of time and money using XML.
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