In short it is a system that greatly simplifies the writing of technical documentation and its rendering on the paper or on paper. I work daily with it, so besides the documents I write about it, you'll find here additional stuff about DocBook.
It's not always easy to start up with DocBook. I provide
here a detailed procedure accompanying some sample documents and
stylesheets so that a beginner could write his first documents in
minutes. It has been written to work on the Mandrake Linux system
but should work on other Linux distributions. Just download the
file, uncompress it and follow