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From Stefan Bodewig <>
Subject Re: [PATCH] - Added if and unless attributes
Date Mon, 25 Sep 2000 07:51:26 GMT
>>>>> "CM" == Conor MacNeill <> writes:

 CM> Nico,

 >> The behaviour is slightly different from target, since
 >> empty properties (equal to "") are handled as if they don't exist.

 CM> I would prefer this behaviour not to be different as it may cause
 CM> "surprises".

Yes, all if/unless attributes should behave the same (target is not
alone with its interpretation, take a look at PatternSet.NameEntry or

What kind of use case would be satisfied by treating empty properties
similar to those that don't exist? I think the current concept is
quite clear.


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