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Re: xslt and math

From: <jim.fuller@ruminate.co.uk>
Date: Wed, 20 Dec 2006 12:43:48 +0000 (GMT)
To: "Peter Rushforth" <prushforth@rogers.com>
Cc: <xsl-editors@w3.org>
Message-Id: <1166618628.20905@uk1.flamedigital.com>
Peter Rushforth wrote ..
> Hi,
> 
> My first comment is that math support is poor to non-existent
> in XSLT and should be incorporated directly in the
> language rather than forcing the user to use java
> or other extension functions.
> 
> Another comment I have is that the support for rounding
> provides only the limited and un-common default mode
> of round-half-to-even.  While this may be theoretically 
> sound, it isn't practical and forces us to use java extension
> functions.

try this

http://www.exslt.org/math/index.html

many proc support the exslt math namespace natively.

gl, Jim Fuller

> 
> Apart from this, everything is great.
Received on Wednesday, 20 December 2006 12:44:08 GMT

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