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Re: label-elements proposal

From: Alex Milowski <alex@milowski.org>
Date: Thu, 6 Sep 2007 15:25:45 -0700
Message-ID: <28d56ece0709061525o73db57cep42707b1619e2ea03@mail.gmail.com>
To: "XProc WG" <public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org>

On 9/6/07, Innovimax SARL <innovimax@gmail.com> wrote:
> On 9/6/07, Alex Milowski <alex@milowski.org> wrote:
> >
> > Based on what I've heard so far, here is the most inclusive proposal:
> >
> >  * We add an option called "scheme" that defaults to "integer".  All other
> >    values are implementation defined.  A minimally conforming implementation
> >    must support "integer".
>
> please call it "decimal"

Decimals include fractional numbers like 10.575.  We'd have to call
it "decimal-integer" or something like that.

-- 
--Alex Milowski
"The excellence of grammar as a guide is proportional to the paucity of the
inflexions, i.e. to the degree of analysis effected by the language
considered."

Bertrand Russell in a footnote of Principles of Mathematics
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