Re: XML DocBook patch
- From: Damon Chaplin <damon ximian com>
- To: Matthias Clasen <Matthias Clasen poet de>
- Cc: gtk-doc-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: XML DocBook patch
- Date: 28 Apr 2002 17:32:05 -0400
On Sun, 2002-04-14 at 04:16, Matthias Clasen wrote:
> > Any ideas about the cross-references?
> > Maybe we can use a <ulink> element with a special URL type that the help
> > viewer understands and knows how to resolve.
> The docbook means for inter-document links is olink.
> If the help viewer claims to support docbook, it should understand olinks.
Though it looks a bit awkward as you have to use entities with PUBLIC or
SYSTEM identifiers to point to the target document.
Though I suppose we could write an install script that updates the
SYSTEM identifiers to point to the correct location for the target XML
Alternatively we could use PUBLIC identifiers, but I think that would
mean that docs have to add themselves to the XML catalog, which may be
Also, I don't know if yelp would handle this.
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