RE: PLease define 'collation'

>Is it allowed to assume that if X<Y, then Y>X? Is it
>allowed to assume that if X=Y, then X contains Y?
I think those assumptions are true for the Unicode Collation.

>Can it assume that if X
>contains Y and Y contains Z, then X contains Z?
I think that (generary speaking) it is false
for the Unicode Collation because of Contextual  Sensitivity.

I think I did mistake assuming that having the Unicode Collation
in XSLT is our goal. I don?t  think that I have any points to prove,
if it the case.

Igor Hersht
XSLT Development
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Received on Wednesday, 9 June 2004 18:29:13 UTC