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Re: XSLT parameters

From: Dan Connolly <connolly@w3.org>
Date: Thu, 06 Sep 2007 15:45:41 -0500
To: Hugh Winkler <hughw@wellstorm.com>
Cc: public-grddl-comments@w3.org
Message-Id: <1189111541.1829.80.camel@pav>

On Thu, 2007-08-02 at 14:29 -0500, Hugh Winkler wrote:
> Comment on http://www.w3.org/TR/2007/PR-grddl-20070716/
> 
> How would one pass parameters to an XSL transformation?
>
> No provision was ever standardized for doing so in the case of the
> xsl-stylesheet PI. It would be nice if we could overload the <meta>
> tag or some such.

Of course, the XSLT transformation has access to everything
in the source document, so it can use information
in the <meta> element as a parameter of sorts.

We haven't found any need for anything more than that.

Does that seem sufficient?


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