User Guide

Table of Contents

Introduction to TopLeaf
What is TopLeaf?
Structure of the documentation
Structure of this volume
Assumed knowledge and conventions
Quick start guide
Installing TopLeaf
Creating a PDF
Working with stylesheets
Typesetting concepts
Mapping basics
Layout basics
Content assembly
Typesetting structures
Character rendering
Hyphenation
Bidirectional processing
The repository
Repository components
Releases
Repository path names
Working with partitions
Partition content
Configuration files
Stylesheets
Shared repositories
Sharing stylesheet files
PDF creation
PDF profiles
PDF and fonts
Bookmarks
Watermarks
Viewer preferences
Security settings
Metadata
Contents, indexes and other generated data
Tables of contents
Index generation
Cross referencing
Live pages and filing instructions
Secondary output transformations
Characteristics of primary and secondary outputs
Stylesheet overrides
Enabling secondary outputs
Secondary output options
Looseleaf publishing and version control
Basic concepts
The looseleaf production cycle
Change pages publishing
Full looseleaf publishing
Link considerations
DITA processing
How to process DITA content
Mapping selection
Targets and links
DITA pre-processing
Demonstration stylesheets
Workstation reference
Preview pane
Navigation pane
Menus
Toolbars
Dialogs
Technical specifications
XML and SGML conformance
Implementation
Limitations
Supported platforms
Licensing
Third Party software requirements
GhostScript
EPS image files
PDF image files
SVG image files
PDFlib+PDI
Glossary
Glossary