Open eBook

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Open eBook (or OEB), or formally, the Open eBook Publication Structure (OEBPS), is a legacy e-book format which has been superseded by the EPUB format.wikipedia
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EPUB

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Open eBook (or OEB), or formally, the Open eBook Publication Structure (OEBPS), is a legacy e-book format which has been superseded by the EPUB format.
It became an official standard of the IDPF in September 2007, superseding the older Open eBook standard.

E-book

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Open eBook (or OEB), or formally, the Open eBook Publication Structure (OEBPS), is a legacy e-book format which has been superseded by the EPUB format.
Brown University's work in electronic book systems continued for many years, including US Navy funded projects for electronic repair-manuals; a large-scale distributed hypermedia system known as InterMedia; a spinoff company Electronic Book Technologies that built DynaText, the first SGML-based e-reader system; and the Scholarly Technology Group's extensive work on the Open eBook standard.

SoftBook

It was "based primarily on technology developed by SoftBook Press".
The SoftBook was the first device to comply with the Open eBook specification, which was "based primarily on technology developed by SoftBook Press".

FBReader

Supported formats include EPUB, FictionBook, HTML, plucker, PalmDoc, zTxt, TCR, CHM, RTF, OEB, mobi without DRM, and plain-text.

Comparison of e-book formats

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The .epub or OEBPS format is a technical standard for e-books created by the International Digital Publishing Forum (IDPF).

Legacy system

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Open eBook (or OEB), or formally, the Open eBook Publication Structure (OEBPS), is a legacy e-book format which has been superseded by the EPUB format.

XML

Extensible Markup LanguageXML documentXML parser
and on XML.

Zip (file format)

ZIPZIP file.zip
Open eBook is a ZIP file plus a Manifest file.

Manifest file

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Open eBook is a ZIP file plus a Manifest file.

XHTML

Extensible HyperText Markup Language(X)HTMLXHTML 1.1
Inside the package a defined subset of XHTML may be used, along with CSS and Dublin Core metadata.

Cascading Style Sheets

CSSCSS3Cascading Style Sheet
Inside the package a defined subset of XHTML may be used, along with CSS and Dublin Core metadata.

Dublin Core

Dublin Core Metadata InitiativeDCMIOpen Source Metadata Framework
Inside the package a defined subset of XHTML may be used, along with CSS and Dublin Core metadata.

Adobe Digital Editions

ADEPTAdobe ADEPT DRMAdobe Digital Editions Protection Technology

Mozilla

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Kobo eReader

KoboKobo Aura H2OKobo Clara HD

Markup language

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Other applications, such as DocBook, Open eBook, JATS and others, are heavily used in the communication of work between authors, editors, and printers.