RE: [xsl] Converting Strict XHTML + CSS with XSLT

Subject: RE: [xsl] Converting Strict XHTML + CSS with XSLT
From: DPawson@xxxxxxxxxxx
Date: Thu, 11 Jul 2002 08:45:03 +0100

> -----Original Message-----
> From: J.Pietschmann [mailto:j3322ptm@xxxxxxxx]

> I think selectors can be translated to XPath match patterns
> easily. The whole process would be:
> - XMLify CSS, including transforming CSS selectors to XPath
> - generate a XSLT from the XCSS which will attach XCSS styles
>    to matched elements
> - run the "enrichment" XSLT on the XHTML
> - run the final transformation.
> Question: Why isn't anyone working on XCSS, or am I something
> missing?

Since XSL-FO was built with CSS hounding it to use the same semantics,
In a large number of cases the xsl-fo syntax would provide the 
XCSS above?

regards DaveP


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