Re: comparing documents with conditional text in FrameMaker

Subject: Re: comparing documents with conditional text in FrameMaker
From: "Mayur Polepalli" <dbmayur -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: "Mseidel -at- triseptsolutions -dot- com" <Mseidel -at- triseptsolutions -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 30 Oct 2007 13:25:57 +0800

I had the same issue some time back. I saved both documents as HTML
and compared the docs using WinMerge. It worked just fine :)

On 10/30/07, Mseidel -at- triseptsolutions -dot- com <Mseidel -at- triseptsolutions -dot- com> wrote:
> Hello,
> I inherited two sets of FrameMaker documents. The content of both is nearly
> identical, with minor variations.
> To simplify the update process, I've decided to use conditional text on each
> pair of "twin" documents. Making them conditional was easy enough, but I
> can't figure out how display one tag and compare it with the matching
> original. It seems like each time I do this, the applied condition gets
> overwritten and it compares to the original using both conditional tags.
> I know that I can compare the new documents to each of their original
> counterparts manually, but I figured it would be easier to let Frame do it
> for me!
> Let me know if you have any ideas or if you need me to clarify.
> Thanks!
> Michael Seidel

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