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Re: XSL Errata document updated

From: Dave Pawson <dpawson@nildram.co.uk>
Date: Fri, 25 Oct 2002 22:16:22 +0100
Message-Id: <5.1.1.6.2.20021025221400.01ab1200@pop3.nildram.co.uk>
To: eliot@isogen.com, www-xsl-fo@w3.org

At 19:54 25/10/2002, W. Eliot Kimber wrote:
>>Oh! OK. Looks like a function... to me? A name, content in braces?
>>I'm more bothered that if you are right, its an exception
>>to 'the family' (xslt, xpath, xsl-fo).
>
>I think it's perfectly consistent with, for example, XPointer which requires a scheme indicator around an XPointer term, e.g., href="#xpointer(//foo/bar)", 

Which is 'normal' (my view) for such things as 
string-length(path/to/node)
but different from
select="document('filename-in-quotes')"/>

I'm happy with it being conformant with the spec.
Bit like Python, I'd prefer it to 'feel right' too?

Regards DaveP.
Received on Friday, 25 October 2002 17:16:06 GMT

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