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|Major update. dblatex actually works for PDF production. Describe asciidoc.|
|Major update. Getox seems to be dead, FOP a bit further along.|
|Minor update and license change.|
|Add pointers to two editors.|
|Reorder to defer references to SGML until after it has been introduced.|
|Correct inadvertent misrepresentation of FSF's position. Added pointer to the DocBook FAQ.|
This HOWTO attempts to clear the fog and mystery surrounding the DocBook markup system and the tools that go with it. It is aimed at authors of technical documentation for open-source projects hosted on Linux, but should be useful for people composing other kinds on other Unixes as well.
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