[pdftex] TeX as a composition server?

Paulo Ney de Souza desouza at math.berkeley.edu
Sun Oct 24 00:40:16 CEST 2010

On 10/23/2010 3:34 PM, Martin Schröder wrote:
> 2010/10/24 Robin Fairbairns<Robin.Fairbairns at cl.cam.ac.uk>:
>> no-one has ever managed a "foolproof" way of generating any sgml-based
>> format from latex, afaik.  the likeliest candidate would seem to be
>> tex4ht, which uses tex to do its parsing, but even that doesn't do the
>> whole job (and probably doesn't have an epub backend -- i've not
>> looked).
> Well, the last ConTeX MkIV betas can generate XML from well-formed
> documents, so it shouldn't be hard to produce XHTML^Wepub eventually. :-)
> Best
>     Martin

On the line of well-formed documents, Gellmu has been doing it for 
years, now!

Paulo Ney

Paulo Ney de Souza
UC Berkeley - Mathematics

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