RE: [xsl] XPath / XSLT 2.1 - Rounding algorithms

Subject: RE: [xsl] XPath / XSLT 2.1 - Rounding algorithms
From: "Michael Kay" <mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 14 Nov 2008 17:24:40 -0000
> I'm not saying that any of the time - date related functions 
> are nice-to-have, maybe they are vital for somebody's use 
> case, but I am saying that math functions are important, 
> especially, in my use case, rounding as specified by the IEEE 
> floating point standard.
> But since I don't hear anybody seconding the motion, that is 
> my 2p.  :-)

You're very welcome to raise the requirement via the W3C bugzilla. I can't
predict whether a majority of the WG will decide the requirement is
important enough. The WG has no objective methodology for deciding the
importance of a new feature, other than measuring the decibel count of

Michael Kay

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