W. Eliot Kimber's personal blog about XML as a technology, tools that support it, what I think is and isn't good practice, and technical issues in general. Other keywords that might be relevant: DITA, XSLT, XSL-FO, schema, publishing, composition, formatting, Python, Java.
All tools suck
Some tools suck less than others
NOTE TO TOOL OWNERS: In this blog I will occasionally make statements about products that
you will take exception to. My intent is to always be factual and accurate. If I have made a statement that you consider
to be incorrect or innaccurate, please bring it to my attention and, once I have verified my error, I will post the
And before you get too exercised, please read the post, date 9 Feb 2006, titled "All Tools Suck".