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RE: XSLT 2.0: 2.3 / F&O: 15.4.6

From: Kay, Michael <Michael.Kay@softwareag.com>
Date: Fri, 9 May 2003 20:37:55 +0200
Message-ID: <DFF2AC9E3583D511A21F0008C7E62106073DCE16@daemsg02.software-ag.de>
To: Svgdeveloper@aol.com, public-qt-comments@w3.org

> I suspect that I know what the "initial input sequence" is, but the 
> description in XSLT 2.3 and the associated material in F&O 
> 15.4.6 somehow 
> never seems, to me at least, to get to the point and to 
> clearly state what 
> the initial input sequence is.
> 
> Perhaps all that is needed is a sentence in 2.3 making clear 
> the relationship 
> between the initial input sequence and the documents to be 
> transformed.
> 

Thanks for the comment. My personal view is that now that both XSLT and
XQuery have global parameters, the input() function serves very little
useful purpose; I shall put in a proposal to drop it. But there may be
something I have overlooked.

Michael Kay
Received on Friday, 9 May 2003 14:38:16 GMT

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