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Re: For-each

From: Henry S. Thompson <ht@inf.ed.ac.uk>
Date: Wed, 06 Jun 2007 11:07:32 +0100
To: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Cc: public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <f5b6461flaz.fsf@hildegard.inf.ed.ac.uk>

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Norman Walsh writes:

> | Since we mandate a perticular order for p:viewport, I propose to do
> | the same for the other component
>
> Well. Ok. We used to have an order for all of them, then we were
> persuaded to allow the elements in any order, but I forgot to change
> viewport. When I proposed to allow viewport elements to appear in any
> order, I got pushback.
>
> I don't care what we do wrt to ordered or unordered children, but I
> think we should do it for *all* the steps uniformly.

Agreed.  I retain an atavistic preference for fixed orders, but I
believe I'm in the minority, and can live with the alternative.

th
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