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Re: [O] Making DocBook xml books from org mode?

From: Peter Davis
Subject: Re: [O] Making DocBook xml books from org mode?
Date: Sun, 02 Oct 2016 17:46:59 -0400
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.5 (darwin)

Joost Kremers <address@hidden> writes:

> On Sun, Oct 02 2016, Peter Davis wrote:
>> When I try to export to docbook via pandoc (C-c C-e p d), I get
>> Running pandoc with args: (-f org -t docbook5 -o 
>> /Users/peterdavis/Dropbox/HMH/my_file.dbk --parse-raw --mathjax --standalone 
>> /Users/peterdavis/Dropbox/HMH/my_file.tmp3362h9T.org)
>> Error occured.
>> pandoc: Unknown writer: docbook5
>> Any guesses? Is there something additional I need to install in pandoc?
> The `docbook5' writer was added to Pandoc fairly recently, in version
> 1.17.1, released in June of this year.

Interesting. I just installed Pandoc on my Mac today with Homebrew, but
it claims to be 1.13.1. I'll try to find an update. Thanks.

> There's also a `docbook' writer,
> which has been part of Pandoc much longer and which outputs to (I
> assume) DocBook v4. So I suspect you either need to upgrade your Pandoc
> or make sure ox-pandoc sets the output format to `docbook'.

Well, I'm trying to output docbook5 anyway, so better to update my

Thank you.


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