Tools for generating the Volumetric Regimes book (wiki-to-print, using Paged.js)
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Volumetric Regimes (book)

MediaWiki Unfolded page > > MediaWiki API > Unfolded HTML page + images (saved to file) > Jinja template > CSS + Paged.js > PDF

Using the wiki-to-pdf publishing pipeline

  • make wiki: downloads the materials from the Unfolded wiki page and generates Unfolded.html
  • make run: runs a local server on port 8000 to preview the PDF at http://localhost:8000/Unfolded.html


  • PDF rendering: Paged.js (
  • hyphens: hyphenology, see templates/template.html and js/runHyphens.js
  • baseline grid: px calculation + manual shifts of images in css/print.css
  • footnotes: are structured by MediaWiki and are wrapped in HTML elements when the content is pulled using the MediaWiki API

Notes and contingent documentation

Publishing pipeline continuations

The choice to work with Mediawiki and web-to-print techniques, continues practices through which the following publications and tools emerged: