Re: [xsl] module extensibility

Subject: Re: [xsl] module extensibility
From: Max Toro <maxtoroq@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, 13 Apr 2014 15:41:10 -0300
I've yet to find another programming language where modules is the
primary way of composition and reusability.
Really surprised by this, and disappointed of modern languages like F#.
Such a killer feature in XSLT.
Max Toro

On Sat, Apr 12, 2014 at 2:17 AM, Wolfgang Laun <wolfgang.laun@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> Imports and redefinitions of macros are also available in
>    * Knuth's TeX
>    * the m4 macro processor
>    * the C preprocessor
>    * Lisp and its dialects
> The "module" concept is in a weak form, i.e., as a source file, not as
> a named program structure with import and export.
> -W
> On 11 April 2014 17:39, Max Toro <maxtoroq@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> Are there any other programming languages where I can import modules
>> and override declarations besides XSLT? Using classes and inheritance
>> does not count.
>> --
>> Max Toro

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