|03-01-2011, 11:03 PM||#1|
Join Date: Jul 2010
Device: ADE, iPad
Is <i> and <b> inside metadata possible?
Lets say I'm inserting a Book Blurb into the metadata in the content.OPF file
<dc:description>This is the Blurb for my book, It's a really really nice looking blurb, which has some quote and stuff in it, which I want to make <i>italic</i> and maybe have some <b>Bold</b> in there as well... </dc:description>
content.opf(15): unknown element "i" from namespace "http://www.idpf.org/2007/opf"
So does anybody know of a way to get the result I'm after???
|03-01-2011, 11:56 PM||#2|
Join Date: Mar 2010
Device: Kindle 2 International, Sony PRS-T1, BlackBerry PlayBook, Acer Iconia
In order to get it to pass validation, you'd have to add an html namespace declaration somewhere and write the tags as <html:i>.
I'm not sure it would display in any meaningful manner, and there's always the possibility that a reader app might balk at opening the ePub if it thinks the metadata's wonky.
|03-02-2011, 11:11 PM||#4|
Join Date: Dec 2010
Device: Kobo, iPad, Kindle App, others!
That's the best option.
The metadata is specifically designed to be machine, not human readable. Don't add complexity where it's not useful (and might mess things up)!
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|Thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|[Metadata Download Plugin] Goodreads Metadata **Deprecated**||kiwidude||Plugins||30||04-23-2011 03:10 PM|
|What is the difference between the main metadata.db and sub-directory metadata.db?||iridius||Library Management||5||02-23-2011 12:44 PM|
|What's inside the NookColor........||The Joker||Nook Color & Nook Tablet||4||01-07-2011 03:13 AM|
|DR1000 inside||kleykenb||iRex||18||09-04-2010 12:49 PM|
|iPad The iPad from inside||Mosherix||Apple Devices||0||04-05-2010 06:36 PM|