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Hi Michele,
         A gentle reminder that your bio and workshop description is 
the next step in getting publicity ont eh MARAC website and around 
the region.
Respectfully,
Doris



At 10:00 AM 3/30/2010, you wrote:
>Not sure if this would cause a "404 - file not found" but the 
>stylesheet declaration needs to go above the DOCTYPE 
>declaration.  Also, just FYI, Internet Explorer has to be able to 
>find the dtd as well as the style sheet in order to format the 
>document successfully; Firefox doesn't; I'm not sure about Safari or 
>Chrome.  If you want it to work in IE, make sure the dtd is online 
>someplace and that the system dtd callout (that second one, where 
>yours says just "ead.dtd") is correct -- for example ours is 
>something like this:
>
><!DOCTYPE ead PUBLIC "+//ISBN 1-931666-00-8//DTD ead.dtd (Encoded 
>Archival Description (EAD) Version 2002)//EN" 
>"http://library.syr.edu/digital/guides/ead/ead.dtd">
>
>Michele
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Encoded Archival Description List [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On 
>Behalf Of Anna Kresmer
>Sent: Tuesday, March 30, 2010 9:06 AM
>To: [log in to unmask]
>Subject: again, problem with a reference to an xsl stylesheet i do not have
>
>Forgot to sign my name and include contact info. Sorry!
>
>Hello All,
>
>         I'm a new archivist working with my IT department to get our very
>first EAD finding aid online. This is a new experience to all of us and we
>have run into a problem. We set up a directory on our web server with all
>the proper files (EAD DTD, the EAD file, an XSL stylesheet, and a CSS
>file) all linked together as they should be. It all appears to work fine,
>until you try to visit the URL.
>         The IT department identified a problem with one line of code in
>the EAD XML file. It references an XSL stylesheet we do not have. This
>stylesheet reference was left in the EAD template that came with Oxygen
>Editor and was presumable used by the archivist who created/donated the
>EAD template to Oxygen (see the middle line, please):
>
><?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
><?xml-stylesheet type="text/xsl" href="http://nwda-
>db.wsulibs.wsu.edu/xsl/project.xsl"?>
><!DOCTYPE ead PUBLIC "+//ISBN 1-931666-00-8//DTD ead.dtd (Encoded Archival
>Description (EAD) Version 2002)//EN" "ead.dtd">
>
>
>We removed this reference and got a white page of the finding aid text
>with no formatting at all. I then replaced it with the references to the
>correct XSL and CSS stylesheet, like so:
>
><?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="no"?>
><!DOCTYPE ead PUBLIC "+//ISBN 1-931666-00-8//DTD ead.dtd (Encoded Archival
>Description (EAD) Version 2002)//EN" "ead.dtd">
><?xml-stylesheet type="text/xsl" href="ead_divs.xsl"?>
><?xml-stylesheet type="text/css" href="ead_divs.css"?>
>
>But this does not fix the problem. Loading the URL just gets an error
>message:
>The page cannot be found
>The page you are looking for might have been removed, had its name
>changed, or is temporarily unavailable.
>________________________________________
>Please try the following:
>*       Make sure that the Web site address displayed in the address bar
>of your browser is spelled and formatted correctly.
>*       If you reached this page by clicking a link, contact the Web site
>administrator to alert them that the link is incorrectly formatted.
>*       Click the Back button to try another link.
>HTTP Error 404 - File or directory not found.
>Internet Information Services (IIS)
>________________________________________
>Technical Information (for support personnel)
>*       Go to Microsoft Product Support Services and perform a title
>search for the words HTTP and 404.
>*       Open IIS Help, which is accessible in IIS Manager (inetmgr), and
>search for topics titled Web Site Setup, Common Administrative Tasks, and
>About Custom Error Messages.
>
>
>Is there anyone out there who can shed some light on what I am doing
>wrong? According to Oxygen, my EAD file is valid, well-formed, and the
>transformation scenario loads properly when I test it on my computer. Am I
>missing some all important line of code?
>
>Any help would be greatly appreciated.
>Thank you,
>Anna
>
>
>Anna K. Kresmer, MSLS
>Project Archivist
>Jacobus tenBroek Library
>National Federation of the Blind Jernigan Institute
>200 East Wells Street at Jernigan Place
>Baltimore, MD 21230
>Telephone: (410) 659-9314, ext. 2310
>Email: [log in to unmask]