The Extensible Stylesheet Language XSL

Figure 918. XSL target formats Create comment in forum
  • Unicode encoded ordinary text.

  • XML.

  • HTML

  • XHTML


Figure 919. Motivating XSL Create comment in forum
  • The target document expresses similar semantics but uses a different XML dialect i.e. different tag names.

  • The target document is only a view on the source document.

    Example: Extract a <book>'s chapter titles creating a table of contents.