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Re: Parameter input ports

From: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Date: Fri, 18 Apr 2008 11:58:54 -0400
To: public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <m2lk3bnoht.fsf@nwalsh.com>
/ Alessandro Vernet <avernet@orbeon.com> was heard to say:
| For consistency with document input ports, I would think this is an
| error. Doesn't this look like a case of "pipeline containing a step
| whose specified inputs, outputs, and options do not match the
| signature for steps of that type" (static error err:XS0010)?

There's one additional consequence. We have to say that a parameter
input port on p:pipeline that ends up not being bound to anything is
not an error. That's still less magical, I think.

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