Subject: Re: [docbook-apps] DocBook to Microsoft Help File - all linked files being included
2008/5/2 Kerry, Richard <email@example.com>: > > > > I've just been working on a document and I find some behaviour I'd like to > stop. > > I'm writing some instructions for a process. > Part of the instructions concerns software to install and I've included > <ulink> elements pointing to a selection of zip files. > This is all fine when generating a single html file or a pdf. The resulting > files are reasonable in size and the links are genuine links on the web, or > links to one of our local servers. > However, when I generate a Microsoft compiled html help file, all the zip > files are included in the resultant chm file. Which as a result is very > much larger than the other two formats (16Mb against a few hundred Kb). I > would like to stop this happening. > Of course the whole point of a chm file is that it is a mini web-site all in > one file, but for some items, which start off as DocBook <ulink> elements > I'd like this not to happen. > Can I put anything in the DocBook source to stop this happening ? > Or is there something I can do when calling hhc ? > > Appreciatively, > Richard. As the MS HTML Compiler will include anything it finds, move the .zip files away from their current location so they cannot be found. -- ----- Richard Quadling Zend Certified Engineer : http://zend.com/zce.php?c=ZEND002498&r=213474731 "Standing on the shoulders of some very clever giants!"