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Re: XHTML documents + XSL (or CSS) stylesheets

From: Mark Baker <mark.baker@canada.sun.com>
Date: Wed, 26 Jul 2000 15:34:24 -0400
Message-ID: <397F3D40.A3ECC300@canada.sun.com>
To: Larry Masinter <masinter@attlabs.att.com>
CC: mmurata@trl.ibm.co.jp, simonstl@simonstl.com, www-html-editor@w3.org, dan@dankohn.com
Larry Masinter wrote:
> 
> >   An XML document labelled as text/xml or application/xml may contain
> >   namespace declarations, stylesheet-linking PIs, and schema
> >   information among others.  For example, an XML document may have the
> >   XHTML namespace and has a reference to a CSS stylesheet.  Such an
> >   XML document may be handled by application programs, each of which

How about "may or may not" in place of that last "may"?  Or just a 2119
"MAY"?

I want to drive home the point with authors that one can't assume user
agents will obey these mechanisms.

> >   may relate to some of the namespaces, stylesheets, and schemata.
> >   However, selection and invocation of such application programs is
> >   outside the scope of this specification.
> >
> > How do you feel?
> 
> I don't think it is really 'outside the scope' of this specification.
> How about if you just remove the last sentence?


MB
Received on Wednesday, 26 July 2000 15:32:53 GMT

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