Looks like your XSL code is designed to write multiple output HTML files to the file system, i.e. it's set up to produce static HTML files using saxon or oxygen or something.  The way the browser works is to render the HTML dynamically, in its memory; it doesn't write files to the file system.

Your best bet may be to go back to the earlier suggestion of producing static HTML rather than serving up the EAD directly, since it looks your style sheet is designed to do that.  Another option is to pick a different style sheet, one that doesn't rely on multiple named output files.

It might also be important to note that xsl:document exists only in XSLT 1.1 (the syntax in XSLT2.0 is <xsl:result-document>) and XSLT 1.1 is not a supported standard.  It was abandoned in favor of XSLT 2.0  (see , "Status of this document").  This means you may run into additional issues, so again, choosing a different style sheet might be the wisest course.

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From: Encoded Archival Description List [mailto:[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Anna Kresmer
Sent: Wednesday, March 31, 2010 11:06 AM
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Subject: Re: again, problem with a reference to an xsl stylesheet i do not have

Thanks a lot! I moved the doctype-public attribute to the xsl:output 
element and that has made that error message go away. I also removed the 
reference to the Saxon name space, which does not appear to have caused a 
problem. The bit of code now reads like this:

<xsl:stylesheet xmlns:xsl="" 
<xsl:strip-space elements="*"/>
 <xsl:output encoding="ISO-8859-1" doctype-public="-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 
Transitional//EN" method="html"/>

However, fix one error and another one makes itself known. I now have a 
pair of errors linked to 2 xsl:document attributes. The lines of code look 
like this:

<xsl:document method="html" href="{$file}.html">

<xsl:document method="html" href="{$file}recordgrp{$recordgrp}.html">

In both cases, there is a jagged red line under the tml">. Each of these 
lines of code are part of sections that instruct the stylesheet to create 
a new page (either for the collection-level description or for each series 
of the finding aid).

The error codes linked to each of them look like this:

Description: Attribute @method is not allowed on element <xsl:document>

Description: Attribute @href is not allowed on element <xsl:document>

I do not have a clue what to do with this one. Any ideas? 

Sorry to take up so much time,