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Re: p:insert

From: Alex Milowski <alex@milowski.org>
Date: Sun, 29 Apr 2007 14:16:45 -0700
Message-ID: <28d56ece0704291416p7a2fdbb4qed2896fc2a3880fc@mail.gmail.com>
To: public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org
On 4/22/07, Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com> wrote:
> Is the target option of p:insert a match pattern or a select pattern?
> (Can we please name it 'select' or 'match', as appropriate)
> If the pattern matches more than once, is the content inserted more
> than once?

I  was thinking this step had match semantics.  Once you match you do
the insert and continue.

It is possible to have this do select semantics.  For example, insert a
paragraph into every 'div' in the document.

It could be specified either way.

--Alex Milowski
"The excellence of grammar as a guide is proportional to the paucity of the
inflexions, i.e. to the degree of analysis effected by the language

Bertrand Russell in a footnote of Principles of Mathematics
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