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Subject: Re: DOCBOOK: Manpages in Linux

On Fri, Apr 26, 2002 at 04:18:05AM +0000, Karif Battle wrote:

> The Company has decided to use DocBooks and XML.
> Problems:
> The docbook2man utility does not handle XML properly.

Indeed: for nroff output from XML, better to use db2man, an improved
version of which is included in the xmlto RPM package.  See
http://cyberelk.net/tim/docbook/ for pointers to the packages you

> DocBook XML is poorly documented and it is hard to find samples.

Did you look at the 'Project Documentation' link on the DocBook Open
Repository sourceforge.net site?


(For samples in particular, you might find the Selfdocbook useful;
there is a link on that page.)


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