Setting up the EBW tools on Windows
These steps have worked for me on several machines. Every machine is a bit different, so your mileage may vary.
On OSX? I've written up guidance for installing the EBW tools on OSX here.
The first steps are to get Ruby and Jekyll installed. I have a whole separate piece on that here. Go and read that, follow it closely, and come back here when you're done.
Download and install PrinceXML. See princexml.com/doc/installing for instructions. Note that this is proprietary software (the only proprietary tool we use). You can try the trial version for free; it adds a watermark to your first page.
Install PhantomJS. This is necessary for building search indexes for websites. (And, in older repos to Electric Book template version 0.12, for creating PDFs th