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Re: new XSLT output methods, was: several messages

From: Boris Zbarsky <bzbarsky@MIT.EDU>
Date: Thu, 04 Sep 2008 09:55:01 -0400
Message-ID: <48BFE8B5.50104@mit.edu>
To: Thomas Broyer <t.broyer@gmail.com>
CC: "public-html@w3.org" <public-html@w3.org>

Thomas Broyer wrote:
> So it merely depends on how the DOM will be "interpreted", and in this
> case I guess as XML (or maybe XHTML, as IIRC Mozilla looks at the
> namespace of the root element) ?

Gecko does not in fact look at root element namespaces for anything that 
I know of.

And the DOM created by transformiix just depends on what your XSLT is 
doing.  You can generate HTML. You can generate XHTML.  You can generate 
whatever XML gunk you want.

> My opinion is that XSLT shouldn't have ever dealt with serialization
> and only with InfoSet-to-InfoSet transformations

Yeah, and I'd like a pony!  ;)

-Boris
Received on Thursday, 4 September 2008 13:55:45 UTC

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