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Re: Using url as the fop?xml= parameter

From: Mazza, Glen <glen.mazza@eds.com>
Date: Tue, 13 Jan 2004 17:13:27 -0500
Message-ID: <E5898D699344D5118EB10008C7E6654003D0EAF7@ushem205.EXSE01.EXCH.EDS.COM>
To: "'www-xsl-fo@w3.org'" <www-xsl-fo@w3.org>

Hello Eain,

Your needs are beyond the scope of FOP's command-line interface, at this
stage an actual Java program would probably be of most help.

This program is probably very close to what you need:

Note that the StreamSource object used in the sample file above is good with
both files and URL's:

Finally, for FOP-specific questions such as these, the FOP-USER list is
probably the better forum.  Information on subscribing is on our web site at

Thanks for using FOP!


    Does anyone know of a way to specify a url as the ?xml= parameter of
fop.  I have access, over the web, to an exist xml database and I am
developing a query interface for it and I would like to be able to provide
users with a .pdf of the xml file once it has been made pretty with an
appropriate xsl, but the only way I have of getting the xml file is from a
url of the type http://servername:8080/exist/xmldb/db/another/test.xml.
Can anyone help?
Received on Tuesday, 13 January 2004 17:21:42 UTC

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