Subject: Re: [xsl] History [Was: [xsl] XSL wish list - page column gap/separator line]|
From: Dave Pawson <davep@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 12 Feb 2010 17:47:44 +0000
On Fri, Feb 12 2010 11:42:38 +0000, davep@xxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote: ...History? Sometime back in ?2001 era, this list was instrumental in parting xslt from (what is now) xsl-fo. Prior to this it was all XSL, as defined largely by James Clark.
Only the people who were in the WG at the time can really say which factors -- politics, people, users, availability of software, or something else -- prompted the change, but the first separate XSLT draft was published on 21 April 1999 .
-- Dave Pawson XSLT XSL-FO FAQ. http://www.dpawson.co.uk