Subject: Re: [xsl] Date Difference|
From: andrew welch <andrew.j.welch@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Wed, 21 Dec 2005 11:47:46 +0000
> > Is there a reason the operators described within the op: > > namespace in the CR are not available? I began with statements like: > > > > op:subtract-dates($earlier, $later) > > It might be better to ask, is there any reason that the operators of the > language are specified by reference to a notional function library that > exists only for the purpose of specifying operators? The answer is that > someone thought that would be an elegant way of doing it. Readers may > disagree. Just to be clear on this one, there is no such function as op:subtract-dates() (or any prefixed with op:) and it's in the CR purely to demonstrate $earlier and $later? Is that what you are saying?