[posted] Posting submitted epub files (was: Posted (#30658, Hesdörffer) !

Al Haines (shaw) ajhaines at shaw.ca
Sat Dec 12 13:31:51 PST 2009

Jeroen, I think this is a question for Greg Newby to answer.  I've cc'ed 


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jeroen Hellingman" <jeroen at bohol.ph>
To: "Al Haines" <ajhaines at shaw.ca>
Cc: <posted at lists.pglaf.org>
Sent: Saturday, December 12, 2009 12:50 PM
Subject: Re: Posted (#30658, Hesdörffer) !

> Hi Al (et al),
> You just posted this text. I also have a ePub version, I am still 
> tweaking, but nearly ready. Currently PG offers
> automatically generated ePubs, but I am not really satisfied with these, 
> and would love to see these replaced by
> better copies, generated directly from the TEI master format I use. What 
> would be needed from the WW side
> to also post these.
> Note that internally, ePub versions are just a container format: a zip 
> file with inside a bunch of XHTML files, the
> images, and a few files with additional metadata. The XHTML is the same as 
> the HTML I normally supply,
> except that it now is validating against XHTML 1.1, and split into smaller 
> chunks. All these can be automatically
> validated, using various tools.
> If I prepare them, I can also drop the PG small print and header inside.
> Al Haines wrote:
>> Kamerplanten, by Max Hesdörffer 
>> 30658
>>   [Subtitle: Handboek tot het kweeken van planten in de kamer]
>>   [Editor: E. Th. Witte]
>>   [Language: Dutch]
>>   [Link: http://www.gutenberg.org/3/0/6/5/30658 ]
>>   [Files: 30658-8.txt; 30658-h.htm]
>> Thanks to Jeroen Hellingman and the Online Distributed
>> Proofreading Team at http://www.pgdp.net/
>> Regards,
>> Al

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