collateindex.pl man page

collateindex.pl — generate DocBook index files

Synopsis

collateindex.pl [-f] [-g] [-i id] [-I scope] [-N]
               [-o file] [-p] [-P file] [-q] [-s name]
               [-S scope] [-t name] [-x] file

Description

collateindex.pl creates index data for DocBook XML or SGML files.

Options

-f

Force the output file to be written, even if it appears to have been edited by hand.

-g

Group terms with IndexDiv based on the first letter of the term (or its SortAs attribute).  (This might not handle all language environments.)

-i id

The ID to use for the <index> tag.

-I scope

The implied scope, must be "all", "local", or "global".  IndexTerms which do not specify a scope will have the implied scope.  If unspecified, "all" is assumed.

-N

New index (generates an empty index file).

-o file

Output to file. Defaults to stdout.

-p

Link to points in the document.  The default is to link to the closest containing section.

-P file

Read a preamble from file.  The contents of file will be inserted before the <index> tag.

-q

Run quietly.

-s name

Name the IndexDiv that contains symbols.  The default is "Symbols". Meaningless if -g is not used.

-S scope

Scope of the index, must be "all", "local", or "global".  If unspecified, "all" is assumed.

-t name

Title for the index.

-x

Make a SetIndex.

-V

Print version number and exit.

file

The file containing index data generated with the DocBook DSSSL HTML stylesheet (usually called HTML.index).

Example

collateindex.pl -o index.sgml HTML.index

Exit Status

0

Success

1

Failure

Author

Norm Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>

Minor updates by Adam Di Carlo <adam@onshore.com> and Peter Eisentraut <peter_e@gmx.net>

Info

2004-11-04 docbook-dsssl 1.79 DocBook DSSSL