From: Larin Hennessy (email@example.com)
Date: Wed Mar 05 2003 - 15:35:44 EST
I am somewhat new to abiword, but I like what I have seen, and wanted
to help out.
I have been looking into PR 1812 (DocBook import problems),
and I started looking at the import and export code for DocBook and XSL-FO.
There seemed to be a mix of C++ style casts and C style casts in these two
importers. Looking at the mailing-list archives, it looks like an
effort is underway
to convert to the C++ style casts. To that end, I went ahead and
the DocBook and XSL-FO plugins to use the new C++ style casts exclusively.
It also appeared that a reinterpret_cast was being performed incorrectly
XSL-FO code: also fixed.
Looking at the code produced by the docbook exporter, the code being
referenced an old DOCTYPE. I changed it to reference the current standard.
I also changed the IE_Imp_DocBook_Sniffer::recognizeContents identification
string to the first part of the DocBook DTD string. As I understand
DTD is a requirement to be a valid DocBook document.
All of these changes have been tested under i686-linux-gnu with various test
documents to verify correct behaviour.
Both patches were generated against CVS HEAD.
Any comments would be greatly appreciated.
College of Science
Oregon State University
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