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[closed] Re: Parameter names cannot be in the XProc namespace

From: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Date: Thu, 10 Sep 2009 10:16:45 -0400
To: public-xml-processing-model-comments@w3.org
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"Toman_Vojtech@emc.com" <Toman_Vojtech@emc.com> writes:
> Section 5.7.4 (p:with-param) demands that the names of parameters must
> not be in the XProc namespace. Does anyone know why? I can understand
> this requirement for p:option and p:variable, but why is this required
> also for parameters?
> The problem with this is that except for p:with-param, the names of
> parameters cannot be checked statically: the user can pass parameters in
> any namespace to the pipeline with no problems. Also, when binding a
> parameter input port to a c:param-set documents, you have no control
> over the parameter names.
> We should either add a dynamic error for parameter names in the XProc
> namespace, or drop this requirement.

Fixed, per the minutes of the 6 Aug telcon.

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