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Re: Alternative to x!y

From: Norman Walsh <Norman.Walsh@Sun.COM>
Date: Mon, 21 Aug 2006 16:36:44 -0400
To: public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <87veolu8pv.fsf@nwalsh.com>
/ Erik Bruchez <ebruchez@orbeon.com> was heard to say:
|> Yeah, I'm not naturally moved in that direction.
|
| Is "!" just a placeholder or the actual proposed syntax?

Well, ...

We rejected using fragment identifiers.

We rejected x/y as too similar to XPath.

We invented x!y and decided that would do until something
better came along. If it ever does.

                                        Be seeing you,
                                          norm

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Norman Walsh
XML Standards Architect
Sun Microsystems, Inc.

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