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Uche Ogbuji wrote:
>> Why not leave this to the application to decide.
>> Just provide a hook for accessing context, but
>> don't make a decision what to provide.
>> Providing these hooks just on the parent stack
>> should be sufficient, because at the parent level
>> one can aggregate context as needed.
> This sounds too processing-model-specific. I guess I started it by
> saying "parent stack". Permit me to amend that to "ancestor axis".
> I don't think that in a spec that is supposed to be cross-platform,
> cross-platform, cross-toolkit, we can get away with specifying things in
> terms such as "put a hook here". We'd have to define context in a
> similar way to XPath's definition (though more restricted, naturally).
I am not sure then that attempting to define such a spec is very useful.