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Re: question about td's

From: David Carlisle <davidc@nag.co.uk>
Date: Wed, 28 Jan 2009 15:44:10 GMT
Message-Id: <200901281544.n0SFiA5R031813@edinburgh.nag.co.uk>
To: dug@us.ibm.com
Cc: spec-prod@w3.org

>  Would you (or anyone else) happen to know why such basic things were
>  purposely excluded? 

It's been worked on from time to time since, and many groups (including
Math) have worked on their own copies (ours are all xslt 2 for example)
but the basic design goes back to just implementing the minimum required
to typeset the xml spec using those parts of a pre-xslt 1 draft of xslt
that were implemented in some beta release of xt, so I don't think
extensive coverage for possible future requirements was highest
priority of the original designers:-)


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