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Re: Using xproc with saxon 6.5/chunked html docbook xsls

From: David Cramer <david@thingbag.net>
Date: Tue, 10 Aug 2010 22:07:58 -0500
Message-ID: <4C62140E.4040004@thingbag.net>
To: Jirka Kosek <jirka@kosek.cz>
CC: XProc Dev <xproc-dev@w3.org>
  On 8/10/2010 1:30 PM, Jirka Kosek wrote:
> David Cramer wrote:
>> I'm playing with calabash and xproc to evaluate it for a general upgrade
>> of our DocBook tool chain which currently abuses Ant to glue our various
>> xslt steps and other contortions together. I can't tell if it's possible
>> to use xproc with Saxon 6.5 and use saxon:output to generate a number of
>> output files (i.e to use it to produce chunked html with the DocBook
>> xsls, which currently require Saxon 6.5). If so, is there an example of
>> how to do this? I haven't found any information on controlling what xslt
>> processor is used for a particular xslt step and have found only a few
>> places mentioning xslt 2.0's xsl:result-document with xproc. I tend to
>> do better with examples than working straight from the spec :-)
> Try to replace existing chunker.xsl in DocBook stylesheets with an
> attached version. It should work with XSLT 2.0/Saxon 9. It was not
> included in standard distro, because I wasn't able to get it work with
> all major XSLT 1.0 engines.
> 				Jirka
Thanks! That's a much more attractive option than messing with Saxon 6.5.

Btw., which 1.0 engine(s) balked at this version?

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