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Re: a column major packing component

From: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Date: Wed, 08 Aug 2007 12:57:01 -0400
To: public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org
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/ Innovimax SARL <innovimax@gmail.com> was heard to say:
| On 8/8/07, Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com> wrote:
|> I grant that it might be faster for a single atomic step to do this,
|> but I'm not sure it needs to be a standard step.
| Not exactly
| You miss the case where the srcseq is shorter thant the altseq

Well, you can do a p:choose to make sure that the p:for-each iterates
over the longer sequence.

| So I think it is just overcomplicated the way you want to do it (and
| terribly inefficient)

Yeah, but I think it's going to be exceptionally uncommon to want to
do it at all. :-)

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