XML Publishing Roadmap

From PKP Wiki
Revision as of 10:06, 21 August 2008 by Jmacgreg (Talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search

XML Publishing Roadmap

The PKP, in conjunction with RIT and University of Monash, will be extending our publishing support to include XML workflows. The goal is to have our software ingest XML (primarily NLM and DocBook DTDs/schema, with TEI and Erudit to follow) and render/display HTML and PDF.


  • Support Science (NLM) and SSH (Docbook, TEI) publishing formats
  • Produce both HTML and PDF rendering
  • Integrate with Lemon8-XML, where appropriate


(Please note, these are rough dates only)

Sept. 1:

  • Examine and understand XSL files sent by U of Monash (MJ and James)
  • Examine and understand ePub (MJ and James)
  • Compile list of various PHP-based tools for PDF rendering from XML (eg. phpfop (MJ)
  • Finalize roadmap

September-December 2008

  • Establish, in writing, a reasonable workflow using ePub (MJ and James in conjunction with RIT). This