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Re: Standard components

From: Norman Walsh <Norman.Walsh@Sun.COM>
Date: Fri, 23 Mar 2007 13:26:28 -0400
To: public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <87ircrkh17.fsf@nwalsh.com>
/ Innovimax SARL <innovimax@gmail.com> was heard to say:
| On 3/22/07, Jeni Tennison <jeni@jenitennison.com> wrote:
|>
|> I think that we need to include document-sequence manipulation
|> components in the standard component library. In particular, we need
|> p:count (to return the number of documents in a sequence, in an
|> appropriate wrapper) and p:subsequence (to return the subsequence of a
|> sequence of documents with a particular start and length). These should
|> be defined in the same way as count() and subsequence() from XPath 2.0.
|
| Ok for p:subsequence
| But how do you pass the value of p:count to a parameter/option for example ?
| (But, I can indeed, see how to pass it to a test in a choose, for example !)

Just with options, I think:

<p:subsequence>
  <p:option name="count" value="3"/>
  <p:option name="length" value="2"/>
</p:subsequence>

                                        Be seeing you,
                                          norm

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Norman Walsh
XML Standards Architect
Sun Microsystems, Inc.

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