[NTG-context] EPUB woes
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Sat Nov 16 19:15:04 CET 2013
On 11/16/2013 12:37 PM, Aditya Mahajan wrote:
> On Sat, 16 Nov 2013, Bill Meahan wrote:
>> I would /expect/ to get a valid EPUB file, or so I'm lead to believe.
> 1. Wait until the EPUB readers catch up. It took almost 10-15 years
> for the browsers to catch up with the HTML standards, and I don't have
> much hope for EPUB readers here. Last I checked, none of them
> supported even MATHML-2.
> 2. Write a script (either using xmlproc, or using you favorite XML
> parser in your favorite language) that converts the XML generated by
> ConTeXt into a "standard" XHTML file. This is the easiest and the
> least time consuming alternative.
> 3. Modify the way in which ConTeXt generates the XML files. Ideally, I
> should be able to write something like
> \setupparagraph[tag=p, class=default]
> to tell context that \startparagraph ... \stopparagraph should
> translate to `<p class="default"> ... </p>". Last I checked the code
> that generates the XML file, there was no easy way to change the tags
> and classes.
> I hope that the above description clarifies the situation.
Thanks for the clarification.
Bill Meahan, Westland, Michigan
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