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Re: p:input vs. p:parameter-input

From: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Date: Thu, 21 Jun 2007 07:28:16 -0400
To: public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <87fy4lr1gv.fsf@nwalsh.com>
/ Alessandro Vernet <avernet@orbeon.com> was heard to say:
| On 6/20/07, Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com> wrote:
|> * I think we should use paramters="yes|no" to indicate whether or not
|>   a particular input port is only for parameters.
| This may be a naive question, but what is the benefit of having the
| possibility of saying that a particular input can only be used for
| parameters? Do we except the implementation to then perform some type
| checking on those inputs?

Yes. Those inputs are used exclusively for parameters and must accept
only a sequence of c:parameter (or c:parameters) documents.

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