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  • From: Gavin Thomas Nicol <gtn@ebt.com>
  • To: xml-dev@lists.xml.org
  • Date: Tue, 21 Nov 2000 11:46:32 -0500

> Upon further investigation streaming-transformations may turn out to be a
> completely different animal.  When you change some fundamental assumptions
> (like random access in XPath selections) it is wise to revisit the entire
> design.  I also like the idea of throwing in regular expressions while
> you're at it.  (Hey, the Schema guys got away with it -
> http://www.w3.org/TR/xmlschema-2/#regexs :-)

FWIW. In a streaming environment about all you can count on is a stack
of open elements for context.... but guess what? That, plus a reasonable
event model, plus a reasonably powerful right-hand side, get's about
85% of simply transformations taken care of.


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