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Re: Recursion

From: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Date: Mon, 25 Jun 2007 14:06:20 -0400
To: public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org
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/ Alessandro Vernet <avernet@orbeon.com> was heard to say:
| On 6/25/07, Jeni Tennison <jeni@jenitennison.com> wrote:
|> Do we or don't we allow recursion? That is, can I do: [...]
| I think we should allow recursion. This may or may not create more
| work for those implementing the pipeline engine, depending on the
| architecture. But from the perspective of a pipeline author, there is
| not reason why recursion shouldn't work, and even if this is not
| frequent, we have seen people actually use recursion in XPL.

Yes, I think that's the case.

Anyone want to make an argument against allowing recursion?

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