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DITA TC FAQ about keys

The OASIS DITA Technical Committee has realized that parts of the DITA 1.2 specification do not unambigiously cover important questions about keys. We offer the following FAQ items in advance of an DITA 1.2 errata:

Q1: Given multiple key definitions, how does a processor determine which key definition is effective?

Q2: What should rendering tools display in the place of elements which have a keyref attribute?


Q1: Given multiple key definitions, how does a processor determine which key definition is effective?


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Opportunity for XML DITA Developer

Intel is looking for an XML developer with experience with the DITA Open Toolkit, DITA specializations, and at least one content management system. Great development team and a thriving DITA community!

For more information, please click here and type 769643 into the "Job Number" field. Thanks! 

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In pursuit of the ultimate techCom information architecture

How Do We Bridge the Gap Between Academics and Practitioners in Tech Comm?

Practitioners find it difficult to see how the knowledge academics produce can be used to address real, practitioner-related problems. Why?

It goes deeper than academics failing to communicate with practitioners. The reason has to do with the fact that much of the academic research itself is weakly linked to the practical problems practitioners face. This fact is what makes practitioners uninterested in talking to academics— hence the gap.

Read more to find out how the gap could be bridged.

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Migrate cloud content conversion service

Migrate is a cloud service that enables subject matter experts to automate the conversion of their content to DITA and custom XML.  It provides greater control over conversion quality, immediate turnaround times and operates on a low-cost, pay-as-you-use basis.

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Webinar | Overcoming the Barriers — Getting Collaboration to Work, Dr. JoAnn Hackos

8 Sep 2015 - 09:00 - 10:00
Stilo DITA Knowledge Series
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