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From Sean Wheller <>
Subject Re: Chaining plguins (was Re: What does "XHTML2 as an internal document format" mean?)
Date Thu, 15 Sep 2005 10:55:00 GMT
On Thursday 15 September 2005 12:52, Ross Gardler wrote:
> As things are today it is not possible to have dependencies between
> plugins. However, Daniel (from Cocoon) showed me how we can use a
> feature of Cocoon blocks (wiring.xml) to manage ingheritance between
> plugins.
> In other words we can write a docbook plugin that extends the XHTML
> plugin. It will use the docbook stylsheets to convert to XHTML and then
> the XHTML plugin to convert to our internal format. I've not found a use
> case strong enough for me to take the time to implement this yet,
> however, if anyone wants to tackle it I'll be happy to pass on what
> Daniel showed me.

Use cases

Sean Wheller
Technical Author
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