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Re: [xsl] Designing streamable XPath expressions


Subject: Re: [xsl] Designing streamable XPath expressions
From: Dimitre Novatchev <dnovatchev@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 5 Jan 2014 19:34:47 -0800

On Sun, Jan 5, 2014 at 6:48 PM, Liam R E Quin <liam@xxxxxx> wrote:
>> All that is taking place is attempting to improve this work and to
>> make it more usable and doing what it says. Isn't this the main
>> purpose of publishing a draft of any W3C document, before it has
>> achieved the status of Recommendation?
> Indeed it is, and constructive comments are very welcomed.
>
> If you feel that the entire endeavour is futile, or that the approach is
> fundamentally flawed, I invite you to file comments against the Last
> Call Working Draft in bugzilla.
>
> Best,

I never said it was "futile" or "fundamentally flawed" -- just that
what is in-scope and out of scope for "streaming" needs to be defined.

I personally was very surprised, when I realized that very big text
nodes aren't covered. Maybe explicitly saying so in the document will
save time and disappointment for many potential users. And if text
streaming cannot be handled in this version of XSLT, please, clearly
say so.

Regards,

Dimitre




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