Subject Re: IBO Book [was: firebird ODBC Driver Unknow Table Error]
Author skotaylor
--- In, Daniel Rail <daniel@a...>
> Hi,
> At July 30, 2004, 16:13, skotaylor wrote:
> > <hhoogstraat@s...> wrote:
> >> Helen's IBO book is ready. I asked if available in PDF for easy
> >> online reading and searching. 'No' was the answer. Stange
> > of IBO, no docs , no ...
> > That's too bad, because that would be really handy. Maybe she
> > have asked O'Reilly to publish it, they publish their books in PDF
> > format, as well as paper. =P
> I think she did, and they turned her down.

That's really too bad. I wonder why they would turn her down, I would
have thought O'Reilly to be interested in a book like that as they
don't have much on the subject yet.

> But, where do you see that
> O'Reilly have their books in PDF format, I can't see any reference
> that, other than the sample chapters.

Well, it's been a few years since I have aquired the ones I have.
They appear to have moved to a new system of online books since.
Check out their Safari stuff (still in PDF format though).

> And if I remember correctly,
> Helen went to a lot of publishers before finding one that would
> print her book.

I guess so. Good on ya HeLen. At least it's published.