Re: [xsl] xinclude in xslt2

Subject: Re: [xsl] xinclude in xslt2
From: Colin Paul Adams <colin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Date: 18 Aug 2006 06:41:00 +0100
>>>>> "Erik" == Erik Wilde <net.dret@xxxxxxxx> writes:

    Erik> hello.  i would be happy with a minimal conforming
    Erik> implementation in xslt 2.0, meaning that only the element()
    Erik> scheme of xpointer would have to be supported. i would doubt
    Erik> that supporting the xpointer() scheme is something anybody
    Erik> would like to do, in particular since even xslt 2 does not
    Erik> support the evaluation of dynamically generated xpaths (one
    Erik> of the things i would have loved to see in xslt 2).

Quite right.

    Erik> apart from that, i cannot imagine what the hard parts should
    Erik> be, but maybe i am a bit to naive. anyway, i would be very
    Erik> happy to be pointed to a list of potential problems before i
    Erik> get started.

I seem to recall that there are parts of the infoset that XInclude
needs that an XSLT processor never gets to see, as they aren't in the
XPath Data Model. But my memory is rather vague on this.
Colin Adams
Preston Lancashire

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