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Re: Some hints on the basics

From: Wendell Piez <wapiez@mulberrytech.com>
Date: Wed, 14 Apr 2010 10:51:40 -0400
To: xproc-dev@w3.org
Message-ID: 20100414124233.GA96402@mail11e.verio-web.com>
Jim,

At 05:33 AM 4/14/2010, James Fuller wrote:
>it struck me that you may also be asking about something else here: u
>can use p:import to bring in pipelines from another file ... another
>thing to realize is that p:pipeline is syntax convention for a
>p:declare-step e.g.
>
><p:pipeline>
>  ... steps ...
></p:pipeline>
>
>is roughly equiv to:
>
><p:declare-step>
>   <p:input port='source' primary='true'/>
>   <p:input port='parameters' kind='parameter' primary='true'/>
>   <p:output port='result' primary='true'/>
>   .... steps ...
></p:declare-step>

Right. Plus apparently p:declare-step (and p:pipeline) can nest (of 
course), which is suggestive.

I think I have some work cut out for me for the weekend. The pieces 
are still strewn around the table, but they are coming more into focus. :-)

Cheers,
Wendell



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