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Re: [CSS3] Generated and Replaced Content - Grouping (long, examples)

From: Robert Koberg <rob@koberg.com>
Date: Thu, 30 Oct 2003 08:44:27 -0800
Message-Id: <537A6759-0AF8-11D8-B25C-00039354A8EC@koberg.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
To: Stanimir Stamenkov <stanio@myrealbox.com>


On Oct 30, 2003, at 8:30 AM, Stanimir Stamenkov wrote:

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> Robert Koberg wrote:
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>> Keep your content in XML in the structure you desire and use XSL to 
>> transform it to your desired output.
>
> The transformation procedure and writing the transformation sheet 
> additionally complicates the maintenance of a set of documents for me.

You would be surprised how much it simplifies things. Separation of 
Concerns is a good thing.


> Aside - yes, I could keep the content in XML and output Transitional 
> HTML using all the <BODY background>, <FONT color>, <P align>, etc. 
> presentational hint attributes, without using any style sheets, but I 
> don't think this is the point.

In the example I provided (to address this concern) which you seem to 
have ignored, I used the element name as the class name. Therefore you 
handle the final styling with CSS.

-Rob


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> Stanimir
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