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Re: Implicit Inputs with Parameters vs Group

From: Alex Milowski <alex@milowski.org>
Date: Mon, 02 Oct 2006 16:51:10 -0700
Message-ID: <4521A5EE.4030902@milowski.org>
To: public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org

Norman Walsh wrote:
> | From an implementors perspective, I believe I have a clear story on
> | how to make both work but having extra inputs that aren't actually used
> | by the component means there is some notion of "before" on the step
> | that is harder to implement.  While that isn't a reason not to do it,
> | I do believe having a simpler language means more conforming
> | implementations.
> 
> How is the "extra" input any "less used" than the other inputs?

Unlike calculated ports values, the information "flowing" to the step
isn't a document.

--Alex Milowski
Received on Monday, 2 October 2006 23:51:27 GMT

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