[silva-dev] OpenOffice/ODF support for Silva?

eric casteleijn eric at infrae.com
Wed Jun 6 12:30:02 CEST 2007


Dave Kuhlman wrote:
> On Sun, May 20, 2007 at 08:22:22PM -0700, Dave Kuhlman wrote:
> 
> [snip]
> 
>> So, I'll pick this up again when I get back home.
>>
> 
> I've returned from vacation and I'm working on this again.
> 
> I'll report in again when I've made a little more progress.
> 
> In the meantime, I have these goals for silva2odt:
> 
> - It should be usable (1) inside Silva, (2) from the command line,
>   and (3) programmatically from non-Silva applications.
> 
> - It should enable the user to customize the ODF styles used within
>   generated documents.
> 
> - The framework should be general enough so that other output
>   "writer" classes can be implemented that generate other flavors of
>   .odt files and even other kinds of output entirely.
> 
> And, I'm trying to follow a model that will enable me to reuse some
> of the code in the odtwriter that I implemented for Docutils.

Sounds very good. It's busy here, but then it always is, so please do 
not hesitate to ask any questions about Silva internals you might have!

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- eric casteleijn
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