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DSSSL TEI stylesheet available

From: Hakon Lie <howcome@w3.org>
Date: Fri, 13 Dec 1996 16:55:07 +0100 (MET)
Message-Id: <199612131555.QAA20567@www4.inria.fr>
To: bosak@atlantic-83.Eng.Sun.COM (Jon Bosak)
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Jon Bosak writes:

 > In previous messages I have pointed to versions of a DSSSL stylesheet
 > for HTML 3.2.  The HTML 3.2 stylesheet shows how DSSSL can be used to
 > program formatting features such as automatic table-of-contents
 > generation that cannot be achieved in a purely declarative style
 > language.

Automatic table-of-content generation can surely be supported by
declarative style sheets. Doesn't Panorama support TOCs this way [1] ?

[1] http://www.softquad.com/products/panorama/ppfeatur.htm

We've also been playing with TOCs in CSS, see [2] for a prliminary
proposal. Alas, TOC generation doesn't rank high on browser vendors'
wish lists, so this feature has not survived into current drafts.

[2] http://www.w3.org/pub/WWW/TR/WD-csslayout-951220.html



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