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Re: A parameters alternative

From: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Date: Thu, 09 Feb 2012 12:06:14 +0000
To: public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <m2y5sc1aa1.fsf@nwalsh.com>
James Fuller <jim@webcomposite.com> writes:
> I was thinking along the same lines … but to make an offering to the
> gods of reuse perhaps we could just call it 'map' then params become
> less exceptional ?
> Or am I missing something ?

I think parameters still have to be called out specially because
they're bound to xsl:param in XSLT, external variables in XQuery, etc.
So even if we add maps in general, we still have to identify which
maps contain parameters.

                                        Be seeing you,

Norman Walsh
Lead Engineer
MarkLogic Corporation
Phone: +1 413 624 6676

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