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   Re: [xml-dev] Word XML

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> [Again, please trim replies.]
> bill@dehora.net (Bill de hÓra) writes:
> >It would be worth firing up a copy of Oo for a side by side comparison.
> That's a bit of a challenge.  Oo didn't like opening the Word .doc file
> that included the extra markup, and it discarded the graphic and it's
> associated VML.  Oo also stores the XML information in multiple files
> rather than in one file (or multiple files inside of zip, anyway.)
> Here are the four pieces, minus the manifest. The content.xml file,
> probably the one people are most interested in, is first.


Hmm.  I've examined OOo saved filed for docs I edited from scratch, and 
they're usually much simpler than this.  Maybe the import from Word mode also 
kicks in an "import inscrutable XML generator" feature?  :-)

Uche Ogbuji                                    Fourthought, Inc.
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Universal Business Language (UBL) - http://www-106.ibm.com/developerworks/xml/l
EXSLT by example - http://www-106.ibm.com/developerworks/library/x-exslt.html
The worry about program wizards - http://www.adtmag.com/article.asp?id=7238
Use rdf:about and rdf:ID effectively in RDF/XML - http://www-106.ibm.com/develo
Keep context straight in XSLT - http://www-106.ibm.com/developerworks/xml/libra
Python Generators + DOM - http://www.xml.com/pub/a/2003/01/08/py-xml.html
Using SAX for Proper XML Output - http://www.xml.com/pub/a/2003/03/12/py-xml.ht
SAX filters for flexible processing - http://www-106.ibm.com/developerworks/xml


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