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[closed] Re: What are the nodes that the replace step acts on?

From: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Date: Thu, 10 Sep 2009 10:35:00 -0400
To: XProc Dev <xproc-dev@w3.org>
Message-ID: <m27hw6euln.fsf@nwalsh.com>
George Cristian Bina <george@oxygenxml.com> writes:
> The short description of the replace step reads
> http://www.w3.org/TR/xproc/#c.replace
> ***
> The p:replace step replaces matching elements in its primary input with 
> the document element of the replacement port's document.
> ***
> Note the "matching elements" part.
> Then, below we see the description of the match option:
> ***
> The value of the match option must be an XSLTMatchPattern. It is a 
> dynamic error (err:XC0023) if that pattern matches anything other than 
> element, text, processing-instruction, or comment nodes.
> ***
> Note that it can match without an error also text, processing 
> instructions and comments.
> So, what are the nodes that the replace step acts on?

Per the minutes of the 6 Aug telcon, this has been resolved by
replacing "element" with "node" appropriately.

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