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Re: [www-xsl-fo] <none>

From: G. Ken Holman <gkholman@CraneSoftwrights.com>
Date: Mon, 10 Jun 2002 09:51:59 -0400
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At 2002-06-10 13:46 +0100, David Carlisle wrote:
>Also, (unfortunately) XSL for no particularly good reason
>insists that the URI is surrounded by url( ... )
>so that should be  src="url(file:///......)"

I understand this to be protection from potentially ambiguous URI values 
and is a carryover from the CSS 1 requirement (not enforced in many places) 
for all URI values to be in a "url()" sequence.

It is in section 6.4 of the December 1996 CSS 1 specification:


I hope this helps.

................. Ken

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