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RE: MS-FO-LC1-034: fn:concat without arguments not useful

From: Ashok Malhotra <ashokma@microsoft.com>
Date: Mon, 29 Sep 2003 05:50:31 -0700
Message-ID: <E5B814702B65CB4DA51644580E4853FB0AE77153@red-msg-12.redmond.corp.microsoft.com>
To: "Michael Rys" <mrys@microsoft.com>, <public-qt-comments@w3.org>

Michael:
Thank you for your comment.  The WGs discussed this on 9/16/2003 and
decided to remove the zero and one argument version of fn:concat().

All the best, Ashok

> -----Original Message-----
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> request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Michael Rys
> Sent: Monday, June 30, 2003 6:35 PM
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> Subject: MS-FO-LC1-034: fn:concat without arguments not useful
> 
> 
> Class: Technical
> 
> Xpath 1.0 concat required at least two args.
> 
> Concat() without arguments is of very limited use and should be
> disallowed (automatically generating code can easily recognize this
> case).
> 
> Concat with one argument can be useful if the argument is extended to
> allow sequences and should be kept in that case. Otherwise it could
> still be cut.
> 
Received on Monday, 29 September 2003 08:50:37 UTC

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