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A collection of Makefiles and scripts for generating formatted eBooks.
Ruby Emacs Lisp Shell
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bin Filter out noweb references when extracting source listings.
features Filter out noweb references when extracting source listings.
fonts
lib Add "distribute" stage.
.gitignore
.rvmrc Begin work on testing and modularization
Gemfile Improve package step.
Gemfile.lock Improve package step.
Guardfile Begin work on testing and modularization
LICENSE
about.org.m4 Misc.
default.gems Begin work on testing and modularization
default_book.mk Begin work on testing and modularization
figure.org We have PDF!
orgpress Asset support.
orgpress.mk Misc.
readme.org Begin work on testing and modularization
scratch.m4 Add "expand" stage.
skeleton.org.m4 Misc.

readme.org

OrgPress

These are the makefiles and scripts I use to turn org-mode manuscripts into nicely formatted HTML, PDF, Epub, and Mobi (Kindle) formats.

Warning: these are presented as-is. They are undocumented, unwarrantied, and messy.

Caution: contents may contain trace amounts of AWK and M4.

Stages

Pull Dependencies

Normalize Inputs

Convert non-org files to org.

Skeletonize

Prepare Objects

Assemble Master

Export

Convert

Build Package

Distribute

Legal

Unless otherwise explicitly noted, all files in OrgPress are © 2012 Avdi Grimm, and are distributed under the terms of the GPL v3. See below for details.

Why GPL? Simply this: I could have kept these scripts as my “secret sauce” for building eBooks; but I didn’t. You, in turn, are free to use them to use them to generate eBooks and sell those books for piles of money; and I sincerely hope that you do. But if you make any improvements or extensions to these scripts in the process, they must be made freely available just as I’ve made the originals available. I think that’s a fair deal.

Now, on to the legalese:

This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program. If not, see http://www.gnu.org/licenses/.

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