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[Bug 5133] xpath restrictions should be removed

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Date: Thu, 04 Oct 2007 17:34:57 +0000
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           Summary: xpath restrictions should be removed
           Product: SML
           Version: FPWD
          Platform: PC
        OS/Version: Windows XP
            Status: NEW
          Keywords: needsAgreement
          Severity: normal
          Priority: P2
         Component: Core
        AssignedTo: cmsmcq@w3.org
        ReportedBy: virginia.smith@hp.com
         QAContact: public-sml@w3.org

In section, the first 2 bullet points list restrictions on the xpath
expression. I thought that, in the 1st F2F in Redmond, we agreed to remove
these restrictions but that seems to have gotten lost. Couldn't find it in the

For example, why restrict the union operator. Using this operator will not
necessarily result in more than one result node.

I believe we discussed moving some of these restrictions to "guidelines" or
"best practices."
Received on Thursday, 4 October 2007 17:35:04 UTC

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