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Re: CSS vs. DSSSL-O

From: Len Bullard <cbullard@HiWAAY.net>
Date: Mon, 25 Nov 1996 13:33:28 -0600
Message-ID: <3299F488.278D@HiWAAY.net>
To: Paul Prescod <papresco@calum.csclub.uwaterloo.ca>
CC: Jon Bosak <bosak@atlantic-83.Eng.Sun.COM>, tbray@textuality.com, w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
Paul Prescod wrote:
> 
> At 09:37 AM 11/25/96 -0600, Len Bullard wrote:
> 
> >Anyway, aren't hyperlinks the next scheduled task?
> 
> I think that we are trying to decide that. It depends on our overall
> strategy. If Jon wants to get style sheet implementations by April, then we
> can't wait until too late to start discussing layout. Parsing and
> hyperlinking are relatively trivial (to implement) by comparison.
> 
>  Paul Prescod

Ok.  I thought that was already decided.

It would seem the first issue would be if designing 
XML requires one to also design styles and hyperlinks.
For SGML, those are separate issues traditionally.
Why in XML are they not?

len
Received on Monday, 25 November 1996 14:34:10 EST

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