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From Peter Donald <>
Subject Re: [VOTE] procedural versus purely declarative
Date Mon, 23 Apr 2001 22:30:42 GMT
At 10:09  23/4/01 -0700, Daniel Rall wrote:
>[Even though this is just an exmple/suggestion] I really question your
>use of XSLT as the "language" of choice.  My--albeit
>limited--experience with it has shown it to prove unwieldy for all but
>the simplest transformations.  One viable alternative is
>Anakia/Velocity, which is MUCH more friendly and flexible (two
>attributes which I don't associate with XSLT).

True - XSLT sucks badly - as the frontend project builder/stream loader
will be plugable  we should be able to have velocity/other templating
mechanisms easily enough,



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| everyone gets busy on the proof."                   |
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