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Subject: Re: [xsl] Looking for "real-world" XML documents
From: "Eliot Kimber ekimber@xxxxxxxxxxxx" <xsl-list-service@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 14 Oct 2014 16:46:02 -0000

Also, the DITA for Publishers project's User Guide is available in its
DITA source form:


It's a non-trivial and realistic technical manual in DITA format. The D4P
project also includes many DITA sample documents, some quite large.

And of course, the DocBook documentation is all in DocBook.


Eliot Kimber, Owner
Contrext, LLC

On 10/14/14, 11:27 AM, "Eliot Kimber ekimber@xxxxxxxxxxxx"
<xsl-list-service@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

>The U.S. Pubmed database provides gigabytes of NLM/JATS XML. Certainly
>real world.
>The U.S. Dept. of State publishes XML versions (TEI) of the Foreign
>Relations of the United States, available through a GitHub project:
>Eliot Kimber, Owner
>Contrext, LLC
>On 10/14/14, 10:49 AM, "Dimitre Novatchev dnovatchev@xxxxxxxxx"
><xsl-list-service@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>>Do you have any particular examples of XML documents that reflect
>>real-world objects/situations? In SQL they use the AdventureWorks
>>database, but it is huge.
>>What I am looking for is one or more documents that are not too-big
>>and can be used for solving non-trivial problems and demonstrating
>>XSLT ad/or XPath features. I remember seeing long ago in the xsl-list
>>such documents that reflect:
>> - a set of books, articles and authors, and an article can have more
>>than one author.
>> - results of a football league
>> - purchase order and invoices and set of products with prices and
>>discounts, ... etc.
>>But I cannot find these... :(
>>I would greatly appreciate it if you can point me to such interesting
>>XML documents.
>>Dimitre Novatchev
>>Truly great madness cannot be achieved without significant intelligence.
>>To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk
>>Never fight an inanimate object
>>To avoid situations in which you might make mistakes may be the
>>biggest mistake of all
>>Quality means doing it right when no one is looking.
>>You've achieved success in your field when you don't know whether what
>>you're doing is work or play
>>To achieve the impossible dream, try going to sleep.
>>Facts do not cease to exist because they are ignored.
>>Typing monkeys will write all Shakespeare's works in 200yrs.Will they
>>write all patents, too? :)
>>I finally figured out the only reason to be alive is to enjoy it.

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