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[Bug 20639] XPath provides insufficient "glue" (modularity)

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Date: Fri, 11 Jan 2013 19:44:16 +0000
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https://www.w3.org/Bugs/Public/show_bug.cgi?id=20639

--- Comment #18 from Jonathan Robie <jonathan.robie@gmail.com> ---
(In reply to comment #16)
> there are very few stand-alone XPath 2
> implementations. Almost all XPath that's used outside XQuery or XSLT today
> is XPath 1.
!!! SNIP !!!
> XPath 2 is large enough that Web browsers and Web server plugins are nervous
> of the memory footprint.

I agree. I definitely think we need a standard profile of XPath 3.1 that is not
much larger than XPath 1.0.

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