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Re: [Selectors], XSLT, and a browser's internal view of an xml document

From: Ian Hickson <ian@hixie.ch>
Date: Tue, 31 Jan 2006 19:23:24 +0000 (UTC)
To: Noah Scales <noahjscales@yahoo.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.LNX.4.62.0601311920540.2856@dhalsim.dreamhost.com>

On Tue, 31 Jan 2006, Noah Scales wrote:
> The result of applying a CSS 3.0 stylesheet to an XML document, if it 
> were serialized

...would look like a rendered Web page. Serialising the result of applying 
CSS to an XML file is what browsers do all the time, it's normally called 
"rendering". In particular, however, it isn't XML. It's a bitmap (or at 
best a vector graphic).

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