Re: Modularization of Documentation

Subject: Re: Modularization of Documentation
From: Sean Wheller <sean -at- inwords -dot- co -dot- za>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Mon, 5 Jun 2006 18:49:17 +0200

On Monday 05 June 2006 18:39, eric -dot- dunn -at- ca -dot- transport -dot- bombardier -dot- com wrote:
> In you diatribe against all other techwriters and the non-existence of any
> other worthy approach or description there-of, how do explain DITA? That's
> an entire documenting strategy based on modules. Other methods of creating
> and managing the modules/chunks exist as well.

Hey Eric, I found something we agree on :-)

In Docbook we also modularize. Not as much as DITA, but the practice exists.
Then again, structured environments do lend themselves nicely to

Personally I am not to fanatic about how it gets done. I gave up trying to fix
it in a box, every time I think I have it nailed it turns out to be different
depending on circumstances.

Ask me about the Monkey.

Sean Wheller
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sean -at- inwords -dot- co -dot- za

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