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Re: Add an @as in p:import-parameter

From: Alex Milowski <alex@milowski.org>
Date: Wed, 01 Nov 2006 22:54:02 -0800
Message-ID: <4549960A.5040507@milowski.org>
To: public-xml-processing-model-wg <public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org>

Alessandro Vernet wrote:
> On 11/1/06, Norman Walsh <Norman.Walsh@sun.com> wrote:
>> I don't think it's uncommon for stylesheets to take a variety of
>> parameters and I don't think it's going to be uncommon for pipeline
>> authors to want to be able to pass command line parameters to those
>> stylesheets.
>> But I'm not going to lie down in the road for this feature. I'm
>> tempted, myself, to use a "document of parameters" approach instead
>> anyway.
> Is there anyone else who would like to voice their opinion on the
> subject? I am the only who thinks that a construct that lets you pass
> all the parameters in scope to a step is unnecessary in XProc?

I think this is a very good feature to have in the language and not
a burden to implementors.

--Alex Milowski
Received on Thursday, 2 November 2006 06:54:20 UTC

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