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From Peter Donald <>
Subject Re: From attributes to elements and other concerns
Date Tue, 28 Nov 2000 07:33:05 GMT
At 07:53  27/11/00 -0600, you wrote:
>Whoah! That's a cool way of looking at it! How long before you post
>the patch for <aliasdef>? 8-]
>I wonder if many of the arguments for scripting could be solved in
>similar ways (i.e. declaration through basic primitives rather than
>behavior definition with higher-level constructs)....

This was something that was talked about a while ago with regards to a XSLT
frontend. You transform via xslt from a "simple" set of tasks to a complex
set of tasks.



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