Re: an idea: ports == options

>  to serialize an XPath

I meant "to serialize an XDM value as an XML document”.


On 19 févr. 2014, at 17:19, Romain Deltour <> wrote:

>> So, source on steps has an arbitrary XPath as value?  What about _its_
>> value?  Is it restricted to documents?  If not, is it restricted at
>> all?
> The idea would be to allow arbitrary XPath ('item()*'), yes. Some type coercion would be needed at some places, e.g. to serialize an XPath or when an actual document node is expected.
> But that’s not specific to this proposal, is it ? I would assume the same question to be asked about existing requirements #2.2 and #2.5.
> Romain.

Received on Wednesday, 19 February 2014 16:31:40 UTC