Updated: 11 February 2004
backend-spec - interface between jw and its backends
jw(1) calls backends like
backends/html to do the "real" conversion
work. The backend gets all necessary data delivered
via environment variables ready to use.
This documentation describes those environment variables.
The backend is run in the directory where the output
files are to be created. It should return 0 if there weren't any problem,
and return a positive value otherwise.
The bare name of the source file
The full name and path of the source file
The name of the parser (usually
The full argument-string for
The list of catalog files needed by
The style sheet to use
The base directory of the SGML system (default is
Jochem Huhmann <email@example.com>