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Re: p:xpath-version

From: Innovimax SARL <innovimax@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 23 Jul 2008 10:37:56 +0200
Message-ID: <546c6c1c0807230137k23e01178p5e87425c495a2fcf@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Norman Walsh" <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Cc: public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org

On Tue, Jul 22, 2008 at 10:28 PM, Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com> wrote:
> / "Innovimax SARL" <innovimax@gmail.com> was heard to say:
> | [[
> | Returns the version(s) of XPath implemented by the processor for evaluating
> | XPath expressions on XProc elements. The result is a list of versions
> | supported. For example, a processor that only supports XPath 1.0 would
> | return "1.0"; a processor that supports XPath 2.0 and XPath 1.0 backwards
> | compatibility mode would return "1.0 2.0"; a processor that supports only
> | XPath 2.0 would return "2.0".
> | ]]
> |
> | I would prefer to say that the string returned "contains" the substring
> | "1.0" , "1.0" and "2.0", "2.0" and not "1.0" respectively
> | It would be a pity that
> |
> | "1.0 2.0 2.1" wouldn't be allowed by the current spec
>
> I don't think my wording forbids that, it says it returns a list of
> versions supported. And I don't want to get into parsing details.
> "21.0" contains "1.0" but isn't the same :-)
>
> Would it help if I changed "would" to "could"?


Ok for Could

Mohamed

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