# [NTG-context] Bugs in XML export (for ePub)

Wolfgang Schuster schuster.wolfgang at gmail.com
Tue Mar 11 10:33:12 CET 2014

Am 11.03.2014 um 09:09 schrieb Henning Hraban Ramm <texml at fiee.net>:

> more issues:
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> [5] emphasis
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> How to markup emphasize (\em, \bf, \it, \sl) so that it gets exported? {\em Something} doesn’t.

You have to create a command for them which add tags, e.g.

\definehighlight[important][style=italic]

or

\definestartstop[important][style=italic]

and use

normal text \important{important text} normal text

> And hey, can I bribe you to look into that issues? Some nice felt hats from Kyrgyzstan perhaps?
>
> The ePub/export stuff is not in a workable state. If you don’t want to work at it, we should really remove it to avoid raising false hopes.
>
> I can’t tell how easy it is to fix/enhance. Would it make sense for me to start somewhere?

You can make a few minimal examples with bugs in export mechanism.

Wolfgang