Publishing Books Using XML Technologies
Dr. Herong Yang, Version 4.01

hyPub Sample PDF Documents and Source Code

This section describes how to see sample PDF documents generated from hyPub and how to obtain hyPub source code.

If you want to see sample PDF documents generated by hyPub, you can visit the Web site of this book: http://www.herongyang.com/hyPub/pdf.html for information on downloading a copy of the PDF version of this book.

If you are interested in using hyPub to publish your own books as PDF documents, you can obtain a copy of hyPub package, which consists of the following source codes:

  • pdf.pl - The Perl program that perform most of the work for generating PDF documents.
  • XSL stylesheet files - Used to transform XML source files to XSL-FO documents.

hyPub package is available as part of the PDF version of this book. Please visit http://www.herongyang.com/hyPub/pdf.html on how to obtain the PDF version of this book and hyPub package.

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Ideas on Publishing Books using XML

 Overview of hyPub - A Simple XML Publishing Tool

 Writing Book Contents in XHTML Source Files

 Transforming Book Source Files with XSL Technology

 Designing Web Page Layouts with Tables

 Controlling Web Page Appearance with CSS

 Sharing HTML Codes with JavaScript Files

 Generating Web Pages with hyPub

 Formatting Printable Documents with XSL-FO

Generating PDF Documents with hyPub

 Requirements on PDF Version

 PDF Documents Generation Steps

 PDF Document Generation with hyPub Perl Programs

hyPub Sample PDF Documents and Source Code

 Areas of Future Improvements

 References

 PDF Printing Version

Dr. Herong Yang, updated in 2007
hyPub Sample PDF Documents and Source Code