Poking at Sophie

karl karl.ramberg at chello.se
Tue Nov 7 20:12:31 UTC 2006

John M McIntosh skrev:
> Ralph asked me why couldn't someone write a converter to convert older 
> books.
> In fact one of the goals of the project is to address the issue of 
> carrying forward the book storage over the course of 100 years.
> Thus some care has been taken to serialize books out as XML, and 
> enable the usage of different XML readers/definitions when
> reading/writing a book. So this is not a issue of poorly designed 
> storage representation, rather it's a manpower issue, where we (the 
> sophie team)
> does not have the time needed to create a converter, which wouldn't 
> stop someone in the community from doing it.

Are there any example books to download ?

> On 11/6/06, *John M McIntosh* <johnmci at smalltalkconsulting.com 
> <mailto:johnmci at smalltalkconsulting.com>> wrote:
>     Some people were asking me where Sophie is this month.
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