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Re: ERB decisions on A.17, B.9, and other questions

From: Jon Bosak <bosak@atlantic-83.Eng.Sun.COM>
Date: Sun, 20 Oct 1996 23:21:37 -0700
Message-Id: <199610210621.XAA29064@boethius.eng.sun.com>
To: w3c-sgml-wg@w3.org
CC: bosak@atlantic-83.Eng.Sun.COM
[Lee Quin:]

| That the XML list is scheduled to discuss how to use DSSSL with XML
| does not in and of itself preclude the use of other style sheet
| or formatting mechanisms with XML, though.

Very true.  CSS is so inadequate to the applications for which XML is
designed, however, that it has explicitly been omitted from the
activities for this group from the very beginning.  I can imagine this
group, in the interest of formal completeness, defining a method for
associating stylesheets in any arbitrary notation with an XML
document, but I can't at this time imagine that we will be spending
any significant time on CSS in particular.

Received on Monday, 21 October 1996 02:23:20 UTC

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