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Re: Default XSL stylesheet for XHTML documents

From: Bjoern Hoehrmann <derhoermi@gmx.net>
Date: Sun, 1 Oct 2000 21:53:27 +0200
Message-ID: <00a501c02be1$6c9cb860$662790d4@de>
To: "Ian Hickson" <ianh@netscape.com>
Cc: <www-style@w3.org>
* "Ian Hickson" <ianh@netscape.com> wrote:
| > Conversion to PDF for printing and document exchange when XHTML+CSS
| > isn't appropriate.
|
| XHTML+XSLT+XSL:FO can do no more than XHTML+XSLT+CSS.

So development of XSL is waste of time? XML documents can be transformed to
XHTML documents and styled with CSS equally so noone needs XSL? Why didn't
anyone notice that and stopped XSL development?

| What's more, XSL has not even reached version 1.0 yet. CSS is currently in
| the development of it's third revision.

You do not want to tell me, the higher the version number is, the better the
technologie.

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