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   Re: Procedural vs Declarative XML transformation approaches

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  • From: "Thomas B. Passin" <tpassin@home.com>
  • To: xml-dev@lists.xml.org
  • Date: Sat, 04 Nov 2000 16:34:30 -0500

Paul Tchistopolskii wrote -

> > Mapping that model to mixed content is, umm, difficult,
to say the least.
> This is why XSLT has both push and pull. ( because XML has
> content ).
> I agree with Matt. The only purpose of push is to serve
mixed content
> and mixed content is not easy to process without push.
> When data have a 'strict' schema, you're better not to use
> at all, I think.

Are you and Matt really thinking about mixed content (text
and elements) or are you thinking about ***unknown***
combinations - that is, there is a lot of flexibility about
what can come next?


Tom Passin


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