Category Archives: dita

>Flexing the Vex editor

>I’ve been doing more writing lately besides just blog posting. One of the problems I have with tools like Microsoft Office and Open Office is that it is very easy to mess up the presentation side of things. Especially when … Continue reading

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>VEX (Visual Editor for XML) gets some life

>It has been way to long since I reported anything meaningful on VEX, a WYSIWYG editor for XML files. It originally resided on SourceForge but has since migrated to eclipse in the WTP Incubator. Thanks to some community contributions we … Continue reading

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>WYSIWYG XML Editting

>Chris has started discussion on ways to make it easier for eclipse documentation to be updated. He has rightly stated that the state of eclipse documentation leads a lot to be desired. The docs are stored in a variety of … Continue reading

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>Documentation is a Deliverable

>One of the keys of Agile development is being able to release at any time as long as the build is clean. However, one of the areas that seems to be neglected by most projects is the documentation that goes … Continue reading

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>How to Contribute to VEX

>I’ve been asked a couple of times over the last several months how somebody can help contribute to VEX. I’ve updated the Committers and Contributors page with some links to information on how to go about checking out the source … Continue reading

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>VEX Document Model, round 2

>Since the last posting about the adventure of modeling VEX with EMF, I’ve made some more progress. The VEX Model is now switched over to EMF and the code is working as well. All existing functionality is work. Here is … Continue reading

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>VEX Document Model and EMF

>I’ve been working on the Visual Editor for XML for the last couple of weeks. Mainly getting it to the point where it is more closely integrated with the support that WTP XML editor and DTD editor provide. One of … Continue reading

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