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Subject: Re: [docbook-apps] Fwd: Thanks!
Hi Mary, I'd be interested in your solutions to your webhelp issues. I've currently got webhelp in beta, with HTML and PDF in production. I've come across a number of webhelp issues and I'm not happy with this format yet. Nat > On 5/09/2014, at 1:35 pm, Mary Tabasko <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > > Hi, gang. > > I just joined this list, and I wanted to start off by offering > a HUGE thanks to everyone who maintains the DocBook Stylesheets > and the related resources. > > (I accidentally sent this message to the docbook list; this is a resend > to the right address.) > > We have been using them where I work for years, and we would > not be able to do the things we've done without them! Over the > years, I've been asked to do some things that I was not sure would > be possible, but the stylesheets have provided a terrific basis for > a bunch of crazy things. > > So thanks! > > We are just finishing up a project to move some large documents > we produced as Microsoft Help (CHM) output to the Webhelp format. > We've been trying to replace MSHelp (the compiler is getting harder > and harder to keep running), but were having no luck finding a suitable > replacement, until we stumbled on the Webhelp transforms. > > We did run into some non-trivial issues and ended up doing a fair > amount of work to get what we wanted, but we got very close > to our wishlist, and it wouldn't have been possible without the > Webhelp transforms. So thanks again. > > I didn't want to dump a long list of the issues we had and > how we dealt with them, but if anyone is interested, I'd be > happy to describe them (and send a screen shot of what we > ended up with). Some of it might be useful or informative > in relation to a few of the bug/issue reports I've seen on them, > but I don't want to offer unsolicited input. > > Thanks again! You guys rock! > > -- Mary Tabasko > > --------------------------------------------------------------------- > To unsubscribe, e-mail: email@example.com > For additional commands, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org >