XSLT & hello

Igor Sysoev is at rambler-co.ru
Tue Apr 8 17:58:56 MSD 2008

On Tue, Apr 08, 2008 at 10:02:47AM +0100, Chris Farmiloe wrote:

> Hi, I've recently been thinking about simplifying my future web
> applications by making the back ends only speak XML .... and using XSL
> to present the information in browsers.
> Although the browser world appears to be ready now for client-side
> XSLT, I'm not sure the search-engines are... as a result I think I
> must still perform server side XSLT.
> I'm considering building an nginx module that could perform the
> transformations, but not having any experience writing modules for
> nginx, I thought I'd ask if this is wise? or maybe something like this
> would be better suited being proxied to a separate HTTP service?
> any thoughts would be appreciated?

I'm not a proponent of idea to run XSLT on server side: I prefer to
pregenerate HTML. However, it seems I will make XLST filter to process
small XML SSI inclusions.

Igor Sysoev

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