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Re: New release of XML Spec DTD/Stylesheets

From: Henry S. Thompson <ht@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>
Date: 16 Sep 2002 18:12:46 +0100
To: "Kay, Michael" <Michael.Kay@softwareag.com>
Cc: "'Norman Walsh'" <Norman.Walsh@Sun.COM>, spec-prod@w3.org
Message-ID: <f5bfzw97t9t.fsf@cogsci.ed.ac.uk>

"Kay, Michael" <Michael.Kay@softwareag.com> writes:

> > I think xspecref is there for offboard references -- I use 
> > that for the refs between parts 1 and 2 of XML Schema.
> >
> That's a different scenario from mine. I'm not holding links from one
> document to another, I'm generating fragments of xmlspec documents from data
> files and then trying to render these fragments as structured appendices in
> the spec. 

Ah, right, sorry not to read more carefully.


> Looking at it again, it would be even better if the big xsl:choose statement
> were turned into an apply-templates with a special mode: then the way that
> cross-references to each element type are rendered could be customized
> separately.

That makes good sense.

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