View Only



Chair: Robert Stayton

OASIS Staff Contact: Kelly Cullinane


The charter of this TC may be found at http://www.oasis-open.org/committees/docbook/charter.php. Statements regarding IPR related to the work of this TC may be found at http://www.oasis-open.org/committees/docbook/ipr.php


Defining a schema for describing XML documents for general and technical publishing

Group Notes

Table of Contents


The OASIS DocBook TC is chartered to develop and maintain the DocBook family of specifications and to continue to support its ever growing user base. In particular, the XML and SGML DocBook schemas, a suite of extension modules, and a simplified authoring subset of DocBook. The Technical Committee plans to support a variety of schema languages and may develop additional modules and derived document types.

For more information, see the TC Charter and FAQ


Technical Work Produced by the Committee

For a complete list of DocBook documents, visit docbook.org.

Wiki for OASIS DocBook TC member collaboration

Mailing Lists and Comments

docbook-tc: the list used by TC members to conduct Committee work. TC membership is required to post. TC members are automatically subscribed; the public may view archives.

docbook-comment: a public mail list for providing input to the OASIS DocBook
Technical Committee members. Send a comment or view archives.*

docbook: an unmoderated, public mail list that provides an open forum for
discussing DocBook schemas and element usage. Subscribe or view

docbook-apps: an unmoderated, public mail list that provides an open forum for developers to exchange ideas and information on implementing the DocBook OASIS Standard. Subscribe or view

*To minimize spam, you must subscribe to these lists before posting.

Public Resources


Log in to see this information

Either the content you're seeking doesn't exist or it requires proper authentication before viewing.

Latest Discussions