Re: [xsl] SVG vs VML

Subject: Re: [xsl] SVG vs VML
From: Francis Norton <francis@xxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 04 Apr 2001 10:27:36 +0100

Max Dunn wrote:
> Let me know if you ever master the XSLT/SVG bit, though, I'm VERY curious
> about this subject.  I have so far found it faster for charts to simply spit
> out data from a database and with the JSP, ASP, or Javascript put variables
> from a database into the SVG or do things conditionally with the SVG based
> on these variables.  Not elegant but it's fast, I think viewers are still
> working on their DOM implementations, too.  Over time though, I believe
> XSLT/SVG will become the norm.
We use XML -> SVG -> PDF for creating retail financial statements on the
fly. It works very well.

> SVG is a true success story of XML.
Well, it's only a Candidate Recommendation so far. But yes, I'm
convinced it's going to fly. 


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