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From "Andrew C. Oliver" <acoli...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Top level project
Date Fri, 04 Jul 2003 20:05:46 GMT
See I'm not so sure about FOP and Batik...   I think we may find that pieces
of them are best moved out...but really sections of them are very XML-ish

On 7/4/03 3:28 PM, "Tetsuya Kitahata" <tetsuya@apache.org> wrote:

> On Fri, 4 Jul 2003 06:11:34 -0400
> "Ryan Ackley" <sackley@cfl.rr.com> wrote:
> 
>> To me FOP doesn't really belong. Its main purpose is not to create PDFs but
>> to render XSL-FO to various formats. PDF just happens to be the main target
>> format. I would say use their code to go in a new direction but I don't
>> think FOP as it exists now would fit in to the spirit of a file format
>> project.
> 
> Okay. XSL-FO is smart.
> 
> Wondering the "file format project" (a.k.a. FFP?)...
> 1. FOP
> 2. Batik
> 3. Jakarta-Commons (sandbox-BZIP2?)
> 4. Cocoon
> 5. Jakarta-Commons (sandbox-csv/ in proposal recently, I think)
> 6. POI
> 7. (TNEF)
> 
> /*** Oh! ... Stefano Land... :-) */
> 
> How wonderful it would be to collaborate with various projects!
> 
> Sincerely,
> 
> -- Tetsuya (tetsuya@apache.org)
> 
> 
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