XLSTExtensible Stylesheet Language Transformation
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It has been conceived using DHTML capabilities by exporting the database as extensible markup language (XML) format and using an extensible stylesheet language transformation (XLST) to create the Treeview representation shown in Figure 3.
Some chapters, like Maureen E Walsh's "Metadata Repurposing Using XSLT" are nearly incomprehensible to the technological novice, as when she defines the transformation language XLST by explaining, "The XSL family is made up of XSL Transformations (XSLT), XML Path Language (XPath) and XSL Formatting Objects (XSL-FO)" (p.
Further along in the book, Castro brings up such topics as XLST (which transforms and formats XML documents) and test expressions and functions, and she devotes the book's last main sections to cascading style sheets (CSS).