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Re: Alternative to x!y

From: Norman Walsh <Norman.Walsh@Sun.COM>
Date: Wed, 23 Aug 2006 11:15:54 -0400
To: public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <87d5arwkid.fsf@nwalsh.com>
/ Jeni Tennison <jeni@jenitennison.com> was heard to say:
|> Are you proposing x-&gt;y or some Unicode arrow character?
| I'm proposing using the greater-than sign. Are you objecting that it
| looks ugly when escaped? If so, there's a simple answer to that: don't
| escape it.


  <p:input port="document" source="validate->result"/>

I could live with that, I think, though I do have some concerns about
the ">" sign irrespective of the fact that it doesn't have to be

A few other possibilities:

  <p:input port="document" source="validate result"/>
  <p:input port="document" source="validate^result"/>
  <p:input port="document" source="validateˇúresult"/>

                                        Be seeing you,

Norman Walsh
XML Standards Architect
Sun Microsystems, Inc.

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