If memory serves me right, Ben Collins-Sussman wrote:
> On Thu, 2004-02-26 at 23:05, Ivan Teliatnikov wrote:
> > Guys,
> > Could you please make a copy of the subversion book in plain txt format. I
> > would like to convert it to my Palm PDA but I could only do txt2palmdoc.
> Hm, our xsl package doesn't seem to have an XSL sheet for converting
> docbook-xml into plain text. How odd. And I can't seem to find an
> html2txt tool when googling.
> However, I simply brought up the giant book.html in 'links', which is
> already rendering html to txt, and told it to "save formatted document",
> named the file 'book.txt', and poof, I have a real book.txt. You can
> use that as a workaround. Maybe we'll upload it the website too.
FYI, that's exactly how the FreeBSD Documentation Project generates txt
file renderings of the Handbook, FAQ, release notes, etc.
Received on Fri Feb 27 17:29:57 2004
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