So does the DTD include anything for conditional text? An attribute setting that can be used?
Scott Stamm, David-P45904 wrote: > 2009-09-29-02T12:25Z > > Thanks to all who responded, naming (only the first five in order of > receipt): Alan Houser, Sarah O'Keefe, Bodvar Bjorgvinsson, Nadine Murray, > "theboggette," et al. > > To help clarify: > 1. We were provided the document type definition by a US Army major > command, and (until permitted otherwise), we're not allowed to change it. > Therefore, our .edd is similarly fixed. > 2. We are not using Darwin Information Typing Architecture. > 3. In FrameMaker (unstructured), we encoded only whole paragraphs with > conditional text. It seems as though we need to continue doing that in > structured - including the opening and closing tags for those paragraphs. > 4. For those who read my posting as a possible solicitation for > employment, sorry. I didn't mean to imply that and wish all of you well in > whatever your journeys hold next. > > Art Campbell, thanks for the tips about Free Framers list at omsys.com, the > Yahoo Structured FM group, and the structured and unstructured FrameMaker > forums at adobe.com. I might try Free Framers. As for Yahoo, I don't think > I can "get there from here" because of information security restrictions. My > postings to the forum at adobe dot com did not get through, either. > > Fei Min Lorente, I might check in with you. > > ?Thanks! and regards to all, > > Dave Stamm > Publications Specialist, Senior Staff > General Dynamics C4 Systems, Inc. > Battle Management Systems Division > 1700 Magnavox Way, Suite 200 We'll hit your targets from here.(tm) > Fort Wayne, Indiana 46804-1552 > US > tel: 260-434-9620 > fax: 260.434.9606 > dave.stamm at gdc4s.com > http://www.gdc4s.com/ > > This message and/or attachments may include information subject to GDC4S O.M. > 1.8.6 and GD Corporate Policy 07-706 and is intended to be accessed only by > authorized personnel of General Dynamics and approved service providers. > Use, storage and transmission are governed by General Dynamics and its > policies. Contractual restrictions apply to third parties. Recipients should > refer to the policies or contract to determine proper handling. Unauthorized > review, use, disclosure or distribution is prohibited. If you are not an > intended recipient, please contact the sender and destroy all copies of the > original message. > > -----Original Message----- > From: framers-bounces at lists.frameusers.com [mailto:framers-bounces at > lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Stamm, David-P45904 > Sent: 2009-September-28-Monday 09:19 > To: FrameMaker user's list posting > Subject: Requesting help with 40051-2, conditional text > > Posting a fourth time: earlier postings did not get through > > Adobe? FrameMaker? 8.0p277 (2008-05-23-07) structured > > US Army DTD as provided by Writer / Editor, US Army major command. > > We are shifting from FrameMaker unstructured into structured. Our first > project is to conform to the DTD. We have _lots_ of passages encoded with > conditional text, and I hoping there's a wise, reasonably-easy way to sort > this out. > > If you have experience with adapting to the DTD - especially in transition > from unstructured documents, please contact me off-line. > > "?Thanks! in advance for your help and > Regards > _______________________________________________ > > > You are currently subscribed to Framers as quills at airmail.net. > > Send list messages to framers at lists.frameusers.com. > > To unsubscribe send a blank email to > framers-unsubscribe at lists.frameusers.com > or visit > http://lists.frameusers.com/mailman/options/framers/quills%40airmail.net > > Send administrative questions to listadmin at frameusers.com. Visit > http://www.frameusers.com/ for more resources and info. >