Sometime back I worked on this upcoming Ruby On Rails Book and helped the author convert his docbook to various formats like HTML, PDF, EPUB, Kindle etc. While working with the HTML output, I figured that the standard output spewed out by the Docbook XSL stylesheets is quite boring. So I improvised a lil, added per page TOC, pretty css, icons etc. I spent quite some time on the per page TOC feature. Here’s the XSL template that I wrote for the TOC. Continue reading
XSL Language doesn’t define any inbuilt construct for looping. Instead programmers should use the below example and adapt it according to your needs. Basic Concept => The template
loop is recursively called
var number of times.