Re: ORA-SE-293-E: Redundant phrase that can be deleted


     In [1], you submitted the following comment on the Last Call Working 
Draft of XSLT 2.0 and XQuery 1.0 Serialization.

Stephen Buxton wrote on 2004-02-18 05:21:15 PM:
> SECTION 2: Serializing arbitrary data models
> Step 2 says "If the data model instance contains any atomic
> values, or sequences that contain atomic values, ...".
> But the input to the normalization process is a single sequence,
> and sequences do not nest, so what does it mean to say that
> a sequence contains a sequence?  Perhaps you mean the second 
> sequence to be a subsequence of the input sequence.  But there
> is no need for this case, since if a subsequence contains an
> atomic value, the input sequence also contains an atomic value.
> The phrase "or sequences that contain atomic values" can be
> deleted.

     I am not entirely certain why that phrase appeared here, but I agree 
that it is entirely redundant.  I have applied the editorial change that 
you suggested.  Thank you for your comment.


Henry Zongaro      Xalan development
IBM SWS Toronto Lab   T/L 969-6044;  Phone +1 905 413-6044

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