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Re: FO preprocessor

From: Oleg Tkachenko <olegt@multiconn.com>
Date: Tue, 29 Oct 2002 17:37:02 +0200
Message-ID: <3DBEAB1E.50103@multiconn.com>
To: jordibuj@badalona.vilaweb.com
CC: www-xsl-fo@w3.org

jordibuj@badalona.vilaweb.com wrote:

> I'm writing some kind of "merge" preprocessor for a FO
> document.
> The FO document would contain XML tags from a new namespace
> (the mrg namespace) melted with the actual content.
> The merge preprocessor would generate a new FO document
> with FO tags and content untouched but would process mrg
> tags for instance by querying a database.
>
> Question would be: experienced FO guys would say that this
> is a good approach?

Why not? That's all happens on xsl transformation stage and who said it should 
be a trivial one? Transform your source as you wish, just make sure at the end 
you are producing valid result tree.

-- 
Oleg Tkachenko
eXperanto team
Multiconn Technologies, Israel
Received on Tuesday, 29 October 2002 10:38:06 GMT

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