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bug #24973: Support epub format

Submitted by:  Sean Young <seanyoung>
Submitted on:  Sun 30 Nov 2008 08:13:09 PM UTC  
Category:  makeinfo Release: 
Priority:  5 - Normal Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  enhancement Privacy:  Public
Open/Closed:  Open Assigned to:  Patrice Dumas <pertusus>
Status:  Postponed

Sat 26 Feb 2011 04:37:01 PM UTC, comment #2:

Perhaps native support for epub can be added in the new implementation, in due time ...

Karl Berry <karl>
Project Administrator
Tue 20 Apr 2010 10:29:40 AM UTC, comment #1:

While native support would be convenient there's a reasonable workaround: use makeinfo to produce DocBook, then use dbtoepub.

Bruce Stephens <cenderis>
Sun 30 Nov 2008 08:13:09 PM UTC, original submission:

For the Sony PRS-505 Reader, it would be great if the epub format could be supported as an output format:




It has the advantage over pdf that the e-reader can layout the pages itself, such that the pages are always at a readable font size.

It also has a standard index page which can be automatically rendered in the reader.

Sean Young <seanyoung>


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