svn commit: r42337 - head/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/fdp-primer/stylesheets

Warren Block wblock at
Sun Jul 21 04:30:32 UTC 2013

Author: wblock
Date: Sun Jul 21 04:30:31 2013
New Revision: 42337

  Update and expand the stylesheet chapter.


Modified: head/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/fdp-primer/stylesheets/chapter.xml
--- head/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/fdp-primer/stylesheets/chapter.xml	Sun Jul 21 01:36:45 2013	(r42336)
+++ head/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/fdp-primer/stylesheets/chapter.xml	Sun Jul 21 04:30:31 2013	(r42337)
@@ -32,35 +32,35 @@
 <chapter id="stylesheets">
-  <title>Stylesheets</title>
+  <title>Style Sheets</title>
-  <para>XML says nothing about how a document should be displayed to
-    the user, or rendered on paper.  To do that, various languages
-    have been developed to describe stylesheets, including XSLT, XSL FO
-    or CSS.</para>
-  <para>We use XSLT stylesheets to transform DocBook into XHTML and then
-    we apply CSS formatting to XHTML pages.  Currently, the printable
-    output is rendered with legacy DSSSL stylesheets but this may
+  <para><acronym>XML</acronym> is concerned with content, and says nothing about how that content should be presented to
+    the reader or rendered on paper.  Multiple <emphasis>style sheet</emphasis> languages
+    have been developed to describe visual layout, including Extensible Stylesheet Language Transformation (<acronym>XSLT</acronym>), Document Style Semantics and Specification Language (<acronym>DSSSL</acronym>),
+    and Cascading Style Sheets (<acronym>CSS</acronym>).</para>
+  <para>The <acronym>FDP</acronym> documents use <acronym>XSLT</acronym> stylesheets to transform DocBook into <acronym>XHTML</acronym>, and then
+    <acronym>CSS</acronym> formatting is applied to the <acronym>XHTML</acronym> pages.  Printable
+    output is currently rendered with legacy <acronym>DSSSL</acronym> stylesheets, but this will
     probably change in the future.</para>
   <sect1 id="stylesheets-css">
-    <title>CSS</title>
+    <title><acronym>CSS</acronym></title>
-    <para>Cascading Stylesheets (CSS) are a mechanism for attaching
+    <para>Cascading Style Sheets (<acronym>CSS</acronym>) are a mechanism for attaching
       style information (font, weight, size, color, and so forth) to
-      elements in an XHTML document without abusing XHTML to do
+      elements in an <acronym>XHTML</acronym> document without abusing <acronym>XHTML</acronym> to do
       <title>The DocBook Documents</title>
-      <para>The FreeBSD DSSSL stylesheets include a reference to a
-	stylesheet, <filename>docbook.css</filename>, which is
-	expected to appear in the same directory as the XHTML files.
-	The project-wide CSS file is copied from
+      <para>The &os; <acronym>XSLT</acronym> and <acronym>DSSSL</acronym> stylesheets refer to
+	<filename>docbook.css</filename>, which is
+	expected to be present in the same directory as the <acronym>XHTML</acronym> files.
+	The project-wide <acronym>CSS</acronym> file is copied from
 	<filename>doc/share/misc/docbook.css</filename> when documents
-	are converted to XHTML, and is installed automatically.</para>
+	are converted to <acronym>XHTML</acronym>, and is installed automatically.</para>

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