[NTG-context] EPUB workflow from ConTeXt source?

Hans Hagen pragma at wxs.nl
Thu Feb 17 08:59:51 CET 2011


On 17-2-2011 8:14, Gerben Wierda wrote:
> On 16 Feb 2011, at 17:47, Wolfgang Schuster wrote:
>
>>
>> Am 16.02.2011 um 17:42 schrieb Gerben.Wierda at rna.nl:
>>
>>> I'd like to keep working in one format so I was wondering if there is a
>>> ConTeXt based workflow/setup that can produce EPUB (next to normal PDF)?
>>
>> With MkIV you can get a xml version of document with \setupbackend[export=yes].
>
> But that XML is not ePUB's XML, I assume.

no, but one can of course convert one kind of xml into another

for epub one has to provice css etc anyway (and epub is not much more 
than packaged html + css)

going the other way around, processing an epub file also demands some 
handywork as the source code is not by definition well structured

Hans


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