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Re: Can a pipeline 'call' itself?

From: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Date: Tue, 27 Jul 2010 14:36:39 -0400
To: XProc Dev <xproc-dev@w3.org>
Message-ID: <m2vd80epqg.fsf@nwalsh.com>
"HILLMAN, Tomos" <tomos.hillman@oup.com> writes:
> testing) is required. What is the best way of approaching this? I
> assume that it's not XProc's 'way' to have a procedural 'do.. until'
> structure - is the alternative to build a pipeline that 'calls'
> itself?

If you can certainly do that. OTOH, you might be able to do the whole
thing in a single XSLT transformation just by matching on the PIs and
pulling the chunks in.

Hard to say without more details...

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