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Subject:Frame versus Word--Macro Language From:"Smith, Martin" <smithmr -at- ENCORP -dot- COM> Date:Thu, 6 May 1999 10:58:15 -0600
Note that Widnows users can purchase a plug in called FrameScript
(http://www.frametools.com/) that adds a robust and powerful
object-oriented scripting language to FrameMaker. The language exposes
the complete FrameMaker object model used to internally represent
documents and books. I've successfully used this language to build
database systems and to automatically generate dynamic HTML and WinHelp
from the source files used to produce our printed books.
And for those who are really ambitious, there's the Frame Developers kit
which provides a C language API into Frame.
> Martin R. Smith
> Technical Writer / Audiophile
> ENCORP: The Energy Automation Company, http://www.encorp.com
From: Mark Dempsey [mailto:mark -dot- dempsey -at- OSI -dot- COM]
Sent: Thursday, May 06, 1999 10:33 AM
To: TECHWR-L -at- LISTSERV -dot- OKSTATE -dot- EDU
Subject: Re: Frame versus Word -- a small rebuttal