OASIS Mailing List ArchivesView the OASIS mailing list archive below
or browse/search using MarkMail.


Help: OASIS Mailing Lists Help | MarkMail Help

docbook-apps message

[Date Prev] | [Thread Prev] | [Thread Next] | [Date Next] -- [Date Index] | [Thread Index] | [List Home]

Subject: Re: [docbook-apps] Text Formatting Difficulties (Strikethough, underline,etc)


> I am facing problem with text formatting. I am trying
> to represent some formatting text in DocBook xml but
> seems its difficult for me. For example, I am not able
> to represent a word that is “strikethrough”, underline
> etc. I searched the net and tried in DocBook reference
> http://docbook.org/tdg5/en/html/pt02.html but really
> frustrated.

XML's purpose is to seperate structure from formatting. But you can 
customize the layout in your result document. For example:
If you convert your docbook-document to HTML you can do the formatting 
with stylesheets.
text-decoration: line-through
text-decoration: underline

best regards

[Date Prev] | [Thread Prev] | [Thread Next] | [Date Next] -- [Date Index] | [Thread Index] | [List Home]