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Re: Auxiliary documents

From: Jeni Tennison <jeni@jenitennison.com>
Date: Wed, 12 Apr 2006 21:21:28 +0100
Message-ID: <443D6148.70603@jenitennison.com>
To: public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org

Norman Walsh wrote:
> Oooh! I don't know. That strikes at the heart of the "foward chaining"
> vs. "backward chaining" question. My current thinking is that the
> pipeline processor should be able to look at the pipeline and
> determine an order before it begins execution.

OK, that's reasonable. I think it means that (to remain side-effect 
free) processors will need to error when there's a dependency between 
steps that can't be identified by looking at the pipeline document.

Cheers,

Jeni
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