Using DITA

Linking to another chunked topic

Hey folks.

I have the following bit of structure:

Top Topic chunk=to-content

--Subtopic A

--Subtopic B 

--Subtopic C

Subtopics B and C are reference topics, and I want to link to them from the relevant point in Subtopic A. 

I think that I can link <xref href="#top-topic-id/subtopic-B-id>, because at publishing the page id will be the top topic id? 

Getting the merged.xml file of the pdf output process


According the this graph

there is a merged xml file after the topic merge when I want to publish as pdf.Is it possible to output that merged xml file without customizing the OT?

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How do I stop this happening? I need to preserve the case I entered or links don't work.


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