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Re: [xsl] XSL-FO in the client?

Subject: Re: [xsl] XSL-FO in the client?
From: Liam R E Quin <liam@xxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 13 Jun 2012 11:37:12 -0400

On Wed, 2012-06-13 at 11:21 -0400, Wendell Piez wrote:

> One thing I wonder is whether the train has already left the station on 
> XSL-FO for handheld electronic devices.

Yes, there's been at least one handheld electronic device with a
built-in xsl-fo egine.

> What are the technical and non-technical challenges that hinder or 
> prevent this?

The non-technical thing is an XSL-FO Working Group at W3C (XPPL WG) with
three people in it, and publishers demanding features not present in
XSL-FO 1.1 but happening fast in CSS.


Liam Quin - XML Activity Lead, W3C, http://www.w3.org/People/Quin/
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