dear guys,

can you pls tell me what is this "DocBook" concept.....

And also when i give a link in my pdf, how can i get it to open into a
browser window when someone clicks on it.
Or even how to get internal hyperlinks from one page to another page within
my pdf document.

Pls guide me.

max :)

-----Original Message-----
From: J.Pietschmann [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]
Sent: Friday, June 14, 2002 1:50 AM
Subject: Re: docbook <link> and <ulink> to real links in PDF possible ?

Norbert Schoepke wrote:
> As I've seen working links in a PDF (to other websites) I wonder if it's
> possible to generate internal and external links from my DocBook into PDF
> I already gave the archives a try but couldn't find anything useful...
> The DocBook tag <link> doesn't get interpreted at all and <ulink> writes
> the whole URL in [ ] behind the link text, which can be very annoying !

FOP can generate links in PDF. There are some serious bugs, though,
use links with care in tables and lists as the hot spot could be off
the intended place.
However, the effects you describe are produced by the DocBook style
sheet, you have to delve into it for fixing them.


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