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User Guide
Publishing a Release with the DITA OT

Use the Releases Tab in the Resource Viewer to publish a release.
  1. In the Content Manager , right-click a topic or map and select Releases.

    Expected Result
    The Releases Tab in the Resource Viewer displays.

  2. Click Output.

    Expected Result
    The Publishing interface displays.
    Note:Available options vary based on your configuration.

  3. In the Publishing interface, select DITA Open Toolkit.
  4. Click New Publish .

    Expected Result
  5. In the Description text box, enter a description. This is what will appear in the list of previous publishes.

  6. Click Add next to the publishing scenario you want to use.

    Step Information
    The default publishing scenarios are Basic 1.5.2 and Basic 1.5.3. The numbers refer to versions of the DITA Open Toolkit.
    To create multiple outputs from one map in a single publishing operation, add multiple publishing scenarios. For example, you could add Basic 1.5.3 twice – once for HTML, and once for PDF.

  7. Set the parameters for each publishing scenario you have selected.

    Step Information

    Note that parameters are specific to each publishing scenario as defined by your system administrator. Typical parameters are Transformation Type (transtype, which defines the output format), locale, or DITAVal file which lets you select a configuration file in the DITAVal format.

  8. Click Publish .

    Expected Result
    The Publishing Manager screen and the status of the publication job are displayed.

You published and downloaded the topic or map release.