About DocBook

  • DocBook is a schema maintained by the DocBook Technical Committee of OASIS

  • Available as an SGML or XML DTD, RELAX NG Grammar, or W3C XML Schema

  • Particularly well suited to books and papers about computer hardware and software (though by no means limited to these applications)

  • About 10 years old (it was actually 13 on 10 November 2005)