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[Bug 14689] New: xml-stylesheet with type=text/xsl needs to be handled explicitly

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Date: Thu, 03 Nov 2011 19:02:02 +0000
To: public-html@w3.org
Message-ID: <bug-14689-2495@http.www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/>
http://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=14689

           Summary: xml-stylesheet with type=text/xsl needs to be handled
                    explicitly
           Product: HTML WG
           Version: unspecified
          Platform: PC
        OS/Version: Windows NT
            Status: NEW
          Severity: normal
          Priority: P2
         Component: HTML5 spec (editor: Ian Hickson)
        AssignedTo: ian@hixie.ch
        ReportedBy: ht@inf.ed.ac.uk
         QAContact: public-html-bugzilla@w3.org
                CC: mike@w3.org, public-html-wg-issue-tracking@w3.org,
                    public-html@w3.org


Section 5.5.3 "Page load processing model for XML files" currently mentions
xml-stylesheet only in connection with its interaction with the application
cache.  The XML Core WG requests that prose be added to cover the case where an
xml-stylesheet PI is present, with type other than text/css, and in particular
to handle the case where type='text/xsl' or type='application/xslt+xml' by
invoking XSLT with the referenced stylesheet and starting the page load process
over with the results, consistent with existing browser practice.

The WG also suggests that it might be a good idea to cover the case where no
stylesheet PI is present and the root element is not 'html', where existing
practice is to produce a default indented tree view of the XML itself.

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