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Re: Defaulting step and port on p:pipe

From: Alessandro Vernet <avernet@orbeon.com>
Date: Wed, 1 Aug 2007 18:37:55 -0700
Message-ID: <4828ceec0708011837h4e567dafk1cd40ddb83f0feb7@mail.gmail.com>
To: public-xml-processing-model-wg <public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org>

On 8/1/07, Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com> wrote:
> If we allowed the step and port to be defaulted, then we could simply
> say:
> <p:pipeline>
>   <p:input port="document" primary="yes"/>
>   <p:input port="stylehseet"/>

My preference is for not allowing the port to be defaulted. We already
have quite a few defaulting rules, which might save a few keystrokes,
but make it harder to understand pipelines. And this is a case where I
don't think the benefit we would get is worth the cost of adding yet
another defaulting rule.

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Received on Thursday, 2 August 2007 01:38:06 UTC

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