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Re: Please allow "yes" and "no"

From: mozer <xmlizer@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 14 Jun 2009 20:14:29 +0200
Message-ID: <21d9ade60906141114ie59d705sf8d25e9ab4d4beed@mail.gmail.com>
To: Krzysztof Maczyński <1981km@gmail.com>
Cc: public-xml-processing-model-comments@w3.org
Probably it is safer to wait until XML Schema 1.1 *do* this change.
Then XProc could be updated to take this new feature into account


2009/6/14 Krzysztof Maczyński <1981km@gmail.com>:
> Dear WG,
> The XProc CR says:
>> In order to be consistent with the rest of this specification, boolean values for the serialization parameters must use one of the XML Schema lexical forms for boolean: "true", "false", "1", or "0". This is different from the [Serialization] specification which uses "yes" and "no". No change in semantics is implied by this different spelling.
> Why not allow "yes" and "no" as well? Since there already are 2 truthy and falsy values, this wouldn't cost much, and a gratuituous deviation from the referenced standard [Serialization] would be avoided. BTW, currently developed XML Schema 1.1 probably should also make an analoguous change.
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