new KDE Development book

Ralf Nolden nolden at
Fri Jul 18 18:42:42 BST 2003

On Freitag, 18. Juli 2003 10:56, Scott Wheeler wrote:
> On Friday 18 July 2003 08:11, Ralf Nolden wrote:
> > Forgot something: I'd like to have the KDE and Qt API included. I guess
> > the Qt API docs and other docs are tricky because the copyright is with
> > TT - but as Qt is GPL we could as well license the whole book (or the API
> > part of the book which could be a separate book) GPL.
> Are the generated docs GPL'ed?  I couldn't find a license for them, so I
> haven't assumed such, but of course generating our own docs with Doxygen
> based on GPL'ed sources would be GPL compatible.
> The KDE API docs would also have to be released under something LGPL
> compatible since the copyrights are with the respective authors.
> > The issue is now, how do we get docbook files out of the doxygen
> > generated docs ? Any clues ?
> It's a TODO list item for Doxygen.  See
> But at the moment it can already generate publication-ready formats like
> LaTeX and PDF.  Would these not meet your needs?

Not if we want to use unified style sheets :-/  So I guess we'll put the API 
part for later which is no problem anyway as we just need a way to generate 
proper docbook.

> -Scott

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Ralf Nolden
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