Re: (Specific) technical writing tools defined

Subject: Re: (Specific) technical writing tools defined
From: Richard L Hamilton <dick -at- rlhamilton -dot- net>
To: "TECHWR-L -at- LISTS -dot- TECHWR-L -dot- COM" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 8 Dec 2011 12:45:00 -0800

Suzanne and Chris,

Oxygen has a lot of information (including their user manuals in PDF form) on their web site (

I have a conflict of interest (we publish the print version of their manuals), so take this with a grain of salt, but I like the product and use it for DITA (I'm still an antediluvian who uses emacs for everything else:).

XML Press
XML for Technical Communicators
hamilton -at- xmlpress -dot- net

On Dec 8, 2011, at 11:34 AM, Suzanne Chiles wrote:

> We use oxygen in our department are quite pleased with it. We evaluated
> XMetal, but the cost factor was an issue for us.
> The current version of oxygen has excellent support for exporting DITA
> content into EPUB format. We're doing a pilot project now on delivering
> content in that format, which can be viewed in a browser, free desktop
> applications, the Nook reader and the iPad. Lots of possibilities there.
> Suzanne Chiles
> On Thu, Dec 8, 2011 at 10:59 AM, Chris Morton <salt -dot- morton -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:
>> I found EPIC, thanks. Now I'm looking for a primer regarding Oxygen.
>>> Chris
>> --
> Suzanne Chiles
> suzchiles -at- gmail -dot- com
> ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^


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