[xml-h] getting started
Thu, 16 Jan 2003 12:54:17 -0500
Welcome to the xml-hypertext mailing list. The xml-hypertext list is
an open forum for the discussion of creating hypertext with XML.
Appropriate subjects include technologies for linking and pointing,
hypertext-oriented transformations, and interactions between XML and
There has already been a good deal of work done in this space, though
"SGML for the Web" hasn't exactly taken off. A few relevant projects
(and there are many beyond these) include:
XLink & XPointer: http://www.w3.org/XML/Linking
Topic Maps: http://topicmaps.org/
A fair amount of prior discussion has taken place on the
email@example.com mailing list:
This list addresses a broader range of concerns than
www-xml-linking-comments, and is intended to be a discussion list, not a
one-way comment list. Discussion of linking issues is also fairly
common on the firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list:
There was also prior discussion of XML and hypertext at
email@example.com, but the archives seem to have disappeared. If
anyone can find those, please post the address to the list.
The xml-dev list is an excellent resource for XML questions:
Similarly, XSL-list is an excellent resource for XSLT and XSL-FO
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