DocBook DSSSL Stylesheets-1.78

Introduction to DocBook DSSSL Stylesheets

The DocBook DSSSL Stylesheets package contains DSSSL stylesheets. These are used by OpenJade or other tools to transform SGML and XML DocBook files.

Package information

DocBook DSSSL Stylesheets dependencies

Installation of DocBook DSSSL Stylesheets

Install DocBook DSSSL Stylesheets by running the following commands:

mkdir -p /usr/share/sgml/docbook/dsssl-stylesheets-1.78/dtds/decls &&
mkdir -p /usr/share/sgml/docbook/dsssl-stylesheets-1.78/lib &&
mkdir -p /usr/share/sgml/docbook/dsssl-stylesheets-1.78/common &&
mkdir -p /usr/share/sgml/docbook/dsssl-stylesheets-1.78/html &&
mkdir -p /usr/share/sgml/docbook/dsssl-stylesheets-1.78/print &&
mkdir -p /usr/share/sgml/docbook/dsssl-stylesheets-1.78/test &&
mkdir -p /usr/share/sgml/docbook/dsssl-stylesheets-1.78/images &&
install bin/ /usr/bin &&
cp catalog VERSION /usr/share/sgml/docbook/dsssl-stylesheets-1.78 &&
cp dtds/decls/*.dcl \
    /usr/share/sgml/docbook/dsssl-stylesheets-1.78/dtds/decls &&
cp lib/dblib.dsl /usr/share/sgml/docbook/dsssl-stylesheets-1.78/lib &&
cp common/*.dsl /usr/share/sgml/docbook/dsssl-stylesheets-1.78/common &&
cp common/*.ent /usr/share/sgml/docbook/dsssl-stylesheets-1.78/common &&
cp html/*.dsl /usr/share/sgml/docbook/dsssl-stylesheets-1.78/html &&
cp lib/*.dsl /usr/share/sgml/docbook/dsssl-stylesheets-1.78/lib &&
cp print/*.dsl /usr/share/sgml/docbook/dsssl-stylesheets-1.78/print &&
cp images/*.gif /usr/share/sgml/docbook/dsssl-stylesheets-1.78/images &&
install-catalog --add /etc/sgml/ \
    /usr/share/sgml/docbook/dsssl-stylesheets-1.78/catalog &&
install-catalog --add /etc/sgml/ \

Command explanations

Above commands create a make install script for this package.

Configuring DocBook DSSSL Stylesheets

Configuration Information

The following configuration is necessary in order to utilize OpenJade to convert the BLFS Book from XML to HTML:

ln -sf [your home directory]/BLFS/BOOK/blfs.dsl \


The DocBook DSSSL Stylesheets package contains DSSSL stylesheets and

Description is a Perl script that creates a DocBook index from raw index data.