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Re: Some XSLT hacks for xmlspec documents

From: Thomas Roessler <tlr@w3.org>
Date: Wed, 24 Oct 2007 20:43:50 +0200
To: Jo Rabin <jrabin@mtld.mobi>
Cc: spec-prod@w3.org
Message-ID: <20071024184350.GK9742@raktajino.does-not-exist.org>

Sounds interesting, in particular the uprev.xsl.  Where are these
scripts availble?
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Thomas Roessler, W3C  <tlr@w3.org>  +33-4-89063488






On 2007-10-24 19:40:33 +0100, Jo Rabin wrote:
> From: Jo Rabin <jrabin@mtld.mobi>
> To: Thomas Roessler <tlr@w3.org>, spec-prod@w3.org
> Date: Wed, 24 Oct 2007 19:40:33 +0100
> Subject: RE: Some XSLT hacks for xmlspec documents
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> 
> That rings some bells:
> 
> I'm working on four xmlspec docs in parallel at the moment and this
> started to do my head in, rather rapidly. Since it seems that any
> document needs a slight tweak to the "standard" XSLT to allow you to do
> what you want.
> 
> As a result, I did a couple of edits to try to rationalise this, and
> have a single XSLT and not have to do any post-processing of HTML. 
> 
> The first edit is to allow the linking of an additional CSS file. The
> current xslt allows you to pass literal CSS as a paramter, but that
> didn't really help much.
> 
> I'd have much preferred to provide for the literal inclusion of CSS from
> an additional file but haven't figured out how to do this simply
> [document(), no; unparsed-text(), no; xinclude, needs two passes ...].
> 
> The second edit is to include an additional xsl file to allow for
> over-riding aspects of the default template's behavior.
> 
> I made a couple of other fixes to the standard XSLT but the one that
> probably needs doing the most that I haven't done is that a list inside
> a paragraph in xmlspec generates invalid XHTML. It's easy enough to
> avoid, which is why I haven't fixed it.
> 
> For completeness, other tweaks are: 
> - make the revisiondesc actually generate something
> - make the subtitle actually generate something
> - make editor's drafts use the editors draft CSS
> - provide for mouse-over pop-ups on <kw>s
> - include the value of the role attribute on emph elements as a class=
> in the output
> - change the behaviour of termdef
> - make editors notes behave differently
> ...
> 
> Oh and also a separate uprev.xsl to update the date, current and
> previous links when preparing a new editor's draft.
> 
> Hope of some interest.
> 
> Jo
> 
> 
> 
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: spec-prod-request@w3.org [mailto:spec-prod-request@w3.org] On
> Behalf
> > Of Thomas Roessler
> > Sent: 24 October 2007 19:01
> > To: spec-prod@w3.org
> > Subject: Some XSLT hacks for xmlspec documents
> > 
> > 
> > Hello,
> > 
> > I thought it might be time to share some XSLT hacks that I've been
> > using with xmlspec.
> > 
> > - http://www.w3.org/2006/WSC/drafts/rec/bibsort.xsl
> > 
> >   Sort the blist alphabetically, by key.
> > 
> > - http://www.w3.org/2006/WSC/drafts/rec/fix-style.xsl
> > 
> >   * Some additional style information, to make anchor names visible
> >     upon hover; stolen from Mark Nottingham's Web site.
> >   * Adding navigation links (inpsired by Norm Walsh's blog post
> >     about the XProc drafts; I didn't see him link to any code)
> >   * Mark broken specprod references (which end up as an <a
> >     href="#">...) in nasty red.
> >   * Turn headings into links to themselves, to make copy & paste of
> >     anchors easier.
> >   * Different mark-up and formatting for "<note>" elements.
> >   * <phrase role="sqbrackets"> in xmlspec now causes optically
> >     highlighted square brackets in the spec text; useful for
> >     contentious material
> > 
> > Hope these are useful.
> > 
> > Regards,
> > --
> > Thomas Roessler, W3C  <tlr@w3.org>
> 
> 
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