Docbook XSL built in parameters

Figure 1027. Target specific configuration Slide presentation

Figure 1028. Link stability Slide presentation
<book ...>
  <title>XML for Newbies</title>
  <chapter xml:id="intro">
    <title>Introduction</title>
    <para>...</para>
  </chapter>
  <chapter xml:id="work">
    <title>Working with objects</title>
    <para>...</para>
  </chapter>
</book>

Navigation structure. 

  • Index.html

  • Per chapter:

    • ch01.html

    • ch02.html

Synthetically generated filenames.


Figure 1029. use.id.as.filename = 1 Slide presentation
<book ...>
  <title>XML for Newbies</title>
  <chapter xml:id="intro">
    <title>Introduction</title>
    <para>...</para>
  </chapter>
  <chapter xml:id="work">
    <title>Working with objects</title>
    <para>...</para>
  </chapter>
</book>

Navigation structure. 

  • Index.html

  • Per chapter:

    • intro.html

    • work.html

Providing link stability:


Figure 1030. Parameter: use.id.as.filename Slide presentation
Parameter: use.id.as.filename

Figure 1031. Customization parameter ulink.target Slide presentation
Customization parameter ulink.target


exercise No. 2

Tweaking Docbook transformation parameter.

Q:

Configure the XMLMind editor using use.id.as.filename=1 and ulink.target=_blank for Docbook transformations into the webhelp format.

Tip

  • Consider Options --> Customize Configuration --> Customize Document Conversion Stylesheets

  • Choose Convert to Webhelp.

  • Hit Customize creating a local file permanently storing your modifications.

  • Hit Edit, then choose Parameters and add the desired property values.