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Re: "Fixing parameters"

From: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Date: Fri, 14 Sep 2012 13:03:42 -0500
To: public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org
Message-ID: <m2obl84h35.fsf@nwalsh.com>
James Fuller <jim@webcomposite.com> writes:
> IMO, ppl using parameters are now in a kind of XProc hell  … have we
> stated backwards compat as a *must* for vnext ?
>
> my feeling is that we could consider some breaking changes if the
> benefit outweighs current status quo.

If we fix parameters, I'm (personally) willing to make V2 incompatible
with V1 in this regard. Provided that most pipelines that are mostly
parameter-ignorant will work unchanged. Which I think is the case.

                                        Be seeing you,
                                          norm

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Norman Walsh
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MarkLogic Corporation
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www.marklogic.com

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