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From "Andrew C. Oliver" <acoli...@apache.org>
Subject Re: I have an idea
Date Wed, 16 Jul 2003 02:14:13 GMT
On 7/15/03 10:08 PM, "Robert Paris" <rpjava@hotmail.com> wrote:

> Well, it wouldn't make it slower because Document is just an interface. But
> I agree that tying it to a swing interface makes it less portable. I think a
> better idea would be looking into implementing MS's Word to XML idea and
> then if it can be exported as XML, everything else is a simple XSLT step
> from there. What do you think?

That's later and in addition to. . That doesn't get us out of writing an API
for manipulating word.  XSLT may also have lackluster performance for some
transformations over a straight API approach.  Though I agree we should have
a generator/serializer etc.


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