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Re: technical issue with xml spec

From: Dominique Hazael-Massieux <dom@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 26 Sep 2001 17:58:20 -0400
To: Jason Powers <powers.jason@jimmy.harvard.edu>
Cc: site-comments@w3.org
Message-ID: <20010926175820.H29217@w3.org>
On Wed, Sep 26, 2001, Jason Powers wrote:
> In the process of looking for a torture test for Mozilla's XML+CSS 
> rendering, I came across your XML(1) spec page (might as well start at 
> the source, right?) When I try to open the XML(2) version in Mozilla, it 
> shows plain text and no formatting. I reported it as a bug in Bugzilla 
> (see the thread at 3), but they insisted your page isn't serving up a 
> css for Mozilla to render. It looks like I may have to build the torture 
> test myself, but you may want to check the compatibility of your xml 
> spec with the browsers that supposedly support it, especially Mozilla, 
> as they go way out of their way to support your specs.

Unfortunately, this would really be a "bug" on our side. The XML version
of the document has no stylesheet attached to it. Its aim is
supposingly not to be displayed via a visual browser.


Dominique HazaŽl-Massieux - http://www.w3.org/People/Dom/
W3C's Webmaster at MIT
mailto:dom@w3.org - tel: +1-617-258-8143
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