Fop, no hyphenation patternby Sebastien Mirolo on Sat, 9 Jun 2012
Docbook, MathML and PDFby Sebastien Mirolo on Fri, 8 Jun 2012
I finally decided today to convert an old Microsoft Word documents to docbook. This document contrary to previous ones I converted recently is full of mathematical formulas. I thus ended-up trying to get the docbook MathML extension to work on my system.
Using FOP, I managed to get a .fo followed by a .pdf output relatively quickly. Unfortunately where there should had been equations, there were only blanks. Trials and errors invariably lead to a blank page or one of the following two errors: read more...
Embed SVG graphics into Docbook documentsby Sebastien Mirolo on Sat, 6 Nov 2010
HTML and the <img> tag
When you process a docbook formatted document into HTML, <imagedata> tags are transformed into <img> tags by default. Unfortunately the HTML specification does not support SVG content in <img> tags and thus browsers render an error instead of the svg graphic. read more...