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Re: Ditch value=?

From: Innovimax SARL <innovimax@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 19 Mar 2008 20:13:17 +0100
Message-ID: <546c6c1c0803191213g1eb2c690x1306d5112745dfda@mail.gmail.com>
To: "Norman Walsh" <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Cc: public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org
Just to be fair, XSLT has already this kind of thing

xsl:number contains @value and @select : one for immediate value, the other
for computed value

I don't feel much confusion there

Furthermore value makes clear the fact that we are waiting for a string

My 2 cents

Moz

On Wed, Mar 19, 2008 at 8:00 PM, Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com> wrote:

> Is it time to consider ditching value=?
>
> I gather (since there have been no screams of protest) that folks are
> mostly
> happy with the changes I made in the latest drafts. Those changes move us
> closer to XSLT in a lot of ways and I'm starting to feel like the
> select=/value= distinction is causing more confusion rather than less.
>
>                                        Be seeing you,
>                                          norm
>
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