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Subject: Re: [xsl] XSLT 2 processors
From: Liam R E Quin <liam@xxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 09 Feb 2012 14:54:53 +0100

On Thu, 2012-02-09 at 12:34 +0000, Michael Kay wrote:
> [...]

>  Perhaps Steve Ball 
> > found something else to do with his weekends. I think the days of 
> > hobbyist implementations of these technologies are past.
> This posting sort of sums it up:
> 
> http://mail.explain.com.au/pipermail/libx/2011-September/000004.html

Large open source projects generally need a community, or someone with a
lot of wisdom and generosity and dedication and focus, or (best) both.
I agree 100%.

On the other hand, a C (not C++) implementation would bring XSLT 2 a lot
closer to PHP, Python, Perl, JavaScript, etc.  Or maybe even a
translation into XQuery, hmmm...

Liam

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