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Re: Printing XML: Why CSS Is Better than XSL

From: Werner Donné <werner.donne@re.be>
Date: Thu, 20 Jan 2005 12:30:50 +0100
Message-ID: <41EF966A.7050504@re.be>
To: Håkon Wium Lie <howcome@opera.com>
CC: www-style@w3.org

Hi,

There is an alternative solution for printing CSS: CSSToXSLFO.
It is on http://www.re.be/css2xslfo. You will find formatted
examples there as well.

Werner.

Håkon Wium Lie wrote:
> For those interested in printing, XML.com features an article called
> "Printing XML: Why CSS Is Better than XSL" [1] written by Michael Day
> and myself. The article compares the different approach taken by the
> two languages and shows how CSS can be used to generate a table of
> contents, headers/footers and multi-column layouts. The resulting
> document looks pretty good [2].
> 
>  [1] http://www.xml.com/pub/a/2005/01/19/print.html
>  [2] http://people.opera.com/howcome/2005/xml.com/webarch-by-prince.pdf
> 
> -h&kon
>               Håkon Wium Lie                          CTO °þe®ª
> howcome@opera.com                  http://people.opera.com/howcome
> 
> 
> 

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