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by Costin
Fri Sep 07, 2018 2:54 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Transformation Error pdf not generated
Replies: 1
Views: 55

Re: Transformation Error pdf not generated

Hello,

In order to see what happens, please provide us the entire transformation log you obtain in the "DITA-OT [DITA Map PDF - based on DITA & CSS(WYSIWYG)" tab from the results view.

Regards,
Costin
by Costin
Fri Sep 07, 2018 12:10 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Conref entry with registered trademark not resolving in topic title
Replies: 1
Views: 73

Re: Conref entry with registered trademark not resolving in topic title

Hi Ann, Unfortunately, the DITA-OT does not seem to handle ™ elements that are inside a topic title. There is also an open issue that we reported to DITA-OT issues tracking-system on GitHub: https://github.com/dita-ot/dita-ot/issues/2930 As this is a DITA-OT limitation, I'm afraid we have no work-ar...
by Costin
Wed Sep 05, 2018 5:20 pm
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: CSS Page Break Avoid Too Strict
Replies: 1
Views: 59

Re: CSS Page Break Avoid Too Strict

Hi cud, Yes, if you use the "page-break-inside:avoid;" declaration, this means that in does not allow page breaks at all inside the matched elements (in your case, inside the list items). This is how the "avoid" value works. As a workaround, you could mark the large <li> elements...
by Costin
Wed Sep 05, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: Other Issues
Topic: CGM support Plugin
Replies: 1
Views: 116

Re: CGM support Plugin

Hi David,

The CGM support is available as an add-on from the update-site.
You can find detailed information on installing add-ons using the update site in the "CGM Image Support Add-on" section from our User-Guide.

Regards,
Costin
by Costin
Tue Aug 28, 2018 10:26 am
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: Find/Replace in Files not working
Replies: 1
Views: 92

Re: Find/Replace in Files not working

Hello, After taking a look at the screenshot you sent to our support email address, it seems you are using "dita" in the "Include files" filter. Note that the "Include files" is a search filter, so it does not refer to the file type (extension), but to the file name. So...
by Costin
Mon Aug 27, 2018 11:12 am
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: HTML output with embedded CSS
Replies: 3
Views: 148

Re: HTML output with embedded CSS

Hello, You could open the DITA topic in the editor and use one of the default transformation scenarios - DITA XHTML or DITA HTML 5, available in the scenarios list from menu Document > Transformation > Configure Transformation Scenario(s), or by using the related action from the toolbar. Regards, Co...
by Costin
Wed Aug 22, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Controlling size of SVG logo in header
Replies: 2
Views: 186

Re: Controlling size of SVG logo in header

The size of the page margin boxes are computed from the page margin. They must fit in the page margins, so to change the height of the top-left box one has to change the top margin of the page. In addition, the @top-left, @top-right have dynamic widths. I expect to have problems positioning the cont...
by Costin
Mon Aug 20, 2018 1:06 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Tagging "production" vs. "non-production" content in DITA topics
Replies: 1
Views: 117

Re: Tagging "production" vs. "non-production" content in DITA topics

Hi, You could use the profiling support in oXygen to include/exclude some resources in the resulted output. Fore more information on using profiling attributes/condition sets or using a ditaval file to filter those resources, please consult our User-Guide: https://www.oxygenxml.com/doc/versions/20.1...
by Costin
Mon Aug 20, 2018 1:06 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Using metadata to search WebHelp content
Replies: 1
Views: 159

Re: Using metadata to search WebHelp content

Hi rdelong, Unfortunately, as in the last WebHelp implementation, this is not possible. However, we do have an improvement request to implement faceted search support in WebHelp logged in our internal issues/improvements tracking system. The development team will investigate this to find a possible ...
by Costin
Mon Aug 20, 2018 1:06 pm
Forum: Other Issues
Topic: Transformation failed error - Cannot find file specified
Replies: 1
Views: 103

Re: Transformation failed error - Cannot find file specified

Hi, In most cases, this could happen if there are resources located outside of your DITA Map, or some unreferenced key definitions. The first thing you should do to debug this is to validate your DITA Map. Use the Validate and Check for Completion action available in the toolbar from the DITA Maps M...
by Costin
Fri Aug 17, 2018 12:38 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: CSS-Based PDF: Uppercase/lowercase CAUTION vs Warning
Replies: 3
Views: 178

Re: CSS-Based PDF: Uppercase/lowercase CAUTION vs Warning

Hello, There is no predefined plugin - you should create a custom DITA-OT plugin from scratch. More details on creating custom plugins available on the DITA-OT website: https://www.dita-ot.org/2.0/dev_ref/plugins-overview.html and also in the oXygen User-Guide (where you can find details on creating...
by Costin
Thu Aug 16, 2018 12:05 pm
Forum: XSLT and FOP
Topic: Formatting Topic Titles depending on the parent
Replies: 3
Views: 239

Re: Formatting Topic Titles depending on the parent

Hello, You should use the DITA Map PDF - based on HTML5 and CSS instead of the DITA Map PDF (based on XSL-FO) transformation scenario. That's because it is easier to fine tune how specific elements are rendered in the output, or if they would be rendered at all, by styling/hiding them through CSS pr...
by Costin
Thu Aug 16, 2018 10:27 am
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: PDF: Inline images centered
Replies: 3
Views: 209

Re: PDF: Inline images centered

Hi B-E-N, Indeed, there seems to be a discrepancy between the WebHelp output and PDF output. I logged this in our internal issues tracking system to investigate and see if there is something we could do on our side to improve this. Meanwhile, as a workaround you could use the "vertical-align: s...
by Costin
Thu Aug 16, 2018 9:56 am
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: customize pdf css output
Replies: 6
Views: 446

Re: customize pdf css output

Hi, I just tested this but could not reproduce the issue. To test, I set the importance="optional" attribute on the 2nd step of "pruning.dita" task in the "Growing Flowers" sample DITA Map in oXygen The "Optional" label is displayed just fine in the PDF. I use...
by Costin
Wed Aug 15, 2018 12:06 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: CSS-based PDF: Make borders go all the way across page
Replies: 1
Views: 125

Re: CSS-based PDF: Make borders go all the way across page

Hi, You should just add an additional "@bottom-left-corner" page-margin-box selector inside your "@page" rule. For the "@bottom-left-corner" you should set the same margin and border on its left side. More specific: @page { size: us-letter landscape; column-count: 2; co...
by Costin
Tue Aug 14, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: CSS HTML5 PDF - can't import google font
Replies: 2
Views: 150

Re: CSS HTML5 PDF - can't import google font

Hello, When using remote fonts (like the Google fonts from https://fonts.googleapis.com), in case there is any connectivity issue (you have an incorrect proxy configuration in oXygen or system, any other incorrect network settings configuration in oXygen, or if the server that oXygen tries to reach ...
by Costin
Tue Aug 14, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Page Margin Boxes in landscape
Replies: 2
Views: 148

Re: Page Margin Boxes in landscape

No, changing the aspect (portrait / landscape) is not supposed rotate the page. It should just change the layout the content on a page would be displayed: horizontally or vertically, so the page-margin boxes should remain unchanged. You can easily test this yourself through a simple @page rule in yo...
by Costin
Tue Aug 14, 2018 12:56 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Removing filename and folder from Webhelp responsive search results
Replies: 1
Views: 120

Re: Removing filename and folder from Webhelp responsive search results

Hello, You can use a rule in your customization CSS to style the element holding the file name. As a general rule, to identify the selectors appropriate to the elements you want to style, you could use your internet browser's CSS inspector. Once you identified the selector, the use it in your own ru...
by Costin
Thu Aug 09, 2018 4:08 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: customize pdf css output
Replies: 6
Views: 446

Re: customize pdf css output

Hi Catherine, We tested this behavior using oXygen XML version 20.1 (the latest available on our website) and could not reproduce the issue. Could you try installing the latest version, then use the predefined transformation scenario with a customization CSS that contains only the lines you tried al...
by Costin
Thu Aug 09, 2018 12:13 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: CSS-based PDF: Don't need the cover and TOC pages
Replies: 2
Views: 167

Re: CSS-based PDF: Don't need the cover and TOC pages

Hello, I'll add an improvement request in our internal issue/improvement tracking system so that our developers will analyze the possibility to add a predefined PDF based on CSS transformation also for separate topics, without a DITA Map context. We will update this thread when / if this functionali...
by Costin
Thu Aug 09, 2018 11:02 am
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: CSS-based PDF: Changes to DPI
Replies: 4
Views: 209

Re: CSS-based PDF: Changes to DPI

Hello, I just checked the image size and even the image in the PDF you obtained (in the output you sent us by email) has the right PPI - 300. BTW, "DPI" (which stands for Dots Per Inch and is only used to express how many dots of ink per inch can be printed, depending on the quality of eac...
by Costin
Wed Aug 08, 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: How can I keep the TOC (and breadcrumbs) displayed when navigating to a topic that has the attribute "toc=no"?
Replies: 3
Views: 332

Re: How can I keep the TOC (and breadcrumbs) displayed when navigating to a topic that has the attribute "toc=no"?

Hi Kim, Despite this is the intended behavior of the "toc" attribute, we tried to see if we could make this configurable through a parameter. Unfortunately we reached to the conclusion that there is no parameter that could be used for this and also couldn't find a easy way to attain the de...
by Costin
Tue Aug 07, 2018 11:48 am
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: DITA to PDF using CSS3
Replies: 6
Views: 268

Re: DITA to PDF using CSS3

Hi daudvyd, Most of the CSS3 properties are supported in oXygen. For a complete list of the supported CSS3 elements, you should consult the Appendix available in the Chemistry User-Guide . And yes, Chemistry is our proprietary PDF engine. There is also the Oxygen DITA-OT CSS Publishing to PDF Plugin...
by Costin
Tue Aug 07, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: XSLT and FOP
Topic: How to format this footer?
Replies: 1
Views: 108

Re: How to format this footer?

Hello, It is not clear if the source files you work with are general XML documents, or if they are one of the common XML specialization (like DITA or DocBook). It is also not clear which transformation scenario are you applying to publish your documents. Is it one of the scenarios that come predefin...
by Costin
Tue Aug 07, 2018 10:09 am
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: New CSS-based PDF output - how to specify number of columns?
Replies: 2
Views: 173

Re: New CSS-based PDF output - how to specify number of columns?

Hi, It is not so clear what exactly you need to achieve. The number of columns for a table should be declared in your source XML document, is not part of a specific transformation. The PDF based on CSS transformation scenarios just publish your source files to PDF, they does not alter their content ...
by Costin
Mon Aug 06, 2018 9:54 am
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: DITA to PDF using CSS3
Replies: 6
Views: 268

Re: DITA to PDF using CSS3

Hi, Tasks, concepts and references are DITA specializations, while "<example/>" is an element. It may be contained in the body of such specialization topics (like taskbody, conbody or refbody). More details available [url=OS/langspec/langref/example.html]in the OASIS DITA specification[/ur...
by Costin
Wed Aug 01, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: unwanted returns in <codeblock>
Replies: 4
Views: 460

Re: unwanted returns in <codeblock>

I'm afraid that, as we are not aware of such issues, without looking into your source file, we can not investigate this.
Therefore, please send on our support email (support@oxygenxml.com) address a sample file that you could reproduce the issue with and we will see what goes wrong.

Regards,
Costin
by Costin
Tue Jul 31, 2018 6:03 pm
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Apply formatting to first column of table based on "otherprops" attribute value
Replies: 6
Views: 273

Re: Apply formatting to first column of table based on "otherprops" attribute value

Hello,

Unfortunately not, as, like Dan said, the attribute is filtered at transformation time by the engine.

The only workaround is to set an outputclass attribute like advised.

Best Regards,
Costin
by Costin
Fri Jul 27, 2018 11:48 am
Forum: DITA (Editing and Publishing DITA Content)
Topic: Webhelp Classic - translated version of "Warning" "Caution"
Replies: 1
Views: 138

Re: Webhelp Classic - translated version of "Warning" "Caution"

Hello, It is possible to add your custom translations and modify the already-existing translations for the WebHelp output. This can be done by creating a custom DITA-OT extension plugin, that would change the existing translated strings with your own. Detailed information on how to achieve this with...
by Costin
Thu Jul 26, 2018 12:07 pm
Forum: Common Problems
Topic: unwanted returns in <codeblock>
Replies: 4
Views: 460

Re: unwanted returns in <codeblock>

Hi bloodnok, Unfortunately, we can not see the images to observe what happens. You could send the images on our support email support@oxygenxml.com However, please note that the <codeblock> elements are intentionally displayed as they appear in the source file. Therefore, if you have carriage return...

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