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Subject: Re: [docbook-apps] Docbook IEEE transformation?

Aha! They call them "manuscripts" not reports or papers or publications. 
Suddenly searching is much easier.

IEEE Publications and Standards:

Somewhere in there I'm bound to find the spec.

Re: not a commercial target — they claim 1300 standards, 140 journals, 
850 conferences, and a bajillion members. If they're not using Docbook, 
perhaps there's an opportunity for someone to get them off the MS Word 

Dave Pawson wrote:
> On Mon, 09 May 2011 11:06:44 -0700
> David Priest<docs@davidpriest.ca>  wrote:
>> Sorry.  I mean that IEEE has a particular visual appearance.  It
>> doesn't look unusual, and I believe the stock XSL:FO are up to the
>> task.
>> I'm just very surprised to not see someone publishing a drop-in
>> settings file that cranks out IEEE layout.  Figured I should check if
>> there's a reason.  Hate to go barking down the wrong path.
> 1. IEEE are not a big commercial target for any such work IMHO
> 2. Asking for special visual presentation is, IMHO, a bit nit picking.
> If it has been done, it would most likely be a customization?
> Simpler question, is their layout specified anywhere?

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