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Use XSLT to create a Flare Topic from XML Data

XSLT is language for transforming XML documents. The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) published XSL Transformations (XSLT)

Version 1.0 as recommendation in 1999 and XSL Transformations (XSLT) Version 2.0 in 2007. The W3C recommendations are posted at:

http://www.w3.org/TR/xslt/

http://www.w3.org/TR/xslt20/

If you are lucky enough to have information housed as XML, you are just one transformation away from a Flare topic. XSLT can be used to create XHTML files from XML files. Suppose you have this XML:

You can use XSLT to create this Flare topic:

The XSLT used is: