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Re: Errors in 5.7.1 p:variable

From: Tim Mills <tim@cbcl.co.uk>
Date: Thu, 11 Oct 2012 17:24:24 +0100
Message-ID: <5076F2B8.2070103@cbcl.co.uk>
To: James Fuller <jim@webcomposite.com>
CC: public-xml-processing-model-comments@w3.org
That works for me.

Regards,
    Tim Mills
    XmlPrime

On 11/10/2012 11:12, James Fuller wrote:
> In response to Tim Mills email, would the following be an acceptable errata;
>
> In 5.7.1 p:variable we have three sentences which conflict 'The select
> attribute must be specified.' assertion. I propose an errata be
> generated with the 3 changes;
>
> 1. in 5.7.1 p:variable, 4th para, 1st sentence;
>
> replace sentence
>
> If a select expression is given, it is evaluated as an XPath
> expression using the appropriate context as described in Section 2.6,
> “XPaths in XProc”, for the enclosing container, with the addition of
> bindings for all preceding-sibling p:variable and p:option elements.
>
> with
>
> A select expression is evaluated as an XPath expression using the
> appropriate context as described in Section 2.6, “XPaths in XProc”,
> for the enclosing container, with the addition of bindings for all
> preceding-sibling p:variable and p:option elements.
>
> 2. in 5.7.1 p:variable, 6th para, 1st sentence
>
> replace sentence
>
> If a select expression is given, the readable ports available for
> document connections are the readable ports in the environment
> inherited by the first step in the surrounding container's contained
> steps.
>
> with
>
> The readable ports available for document connections are the readable
> ports in the environment inherited by the first step in the
> surrounding container's contained steps.
>
> 3. in 5.7.1. p:variable, 7th para, 1st sentence
>
> replace sentence
>
> If a select expression is given but no document connection is
> provided, the implicit connection is to the default readable port in
> the environment inherited by the first step in the surrounding
> container's contained steps. If there is no default readable port, the
> connection is treated as if p:empty was specified.
>
> with
>
> If no document connection is provided, the implicit connection is to
> the default readable port in the environment inherited by the first
> step in the surrounding container's contained steps. If there is no
> default readable port, the connection is treated as if p:empty was
> specified.
>
>
> Jim Fuller
>
> On Fri, Jul 27, 2012 at 6:22 PM, Tim Mills <tim@cbcl.co.uk> wrote:
>> It is stated in section 5.7.1 p:variable that:
>>
>> "The variable's value is specified with a select attribute. The select
>> attribute must be specified. The content of the select attribute is an XPath
>> expression which will be evaluated to provide the value of the variable."
>>
>> The section then goes with statements such as "If a select expression is
>> given...".  Since the select attribute is mandatory, the select expression
>> must necessarily have been given.
>>
>>
>>
Received on Thursday, 11 October 2012 16:22:14 GMT

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