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From "Magesh Umasankar" <umag...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Selectors (was cullers)
Date Fri, 01 Mar 2002 20:42:50 GMT
From: "Stefan Bodewig" <bodewig@apache.org>

> On Thu, 28 Feb 2002, Bruce Atherton <bruce@callenish.com> wrote:
> 
> > This raises an interesting question, though. Should Selector
> > containers accept <patternset>s as elements and internally convert
> > the <include>s and <exclude>s into equivalent selectors?
> 
> What about <patternset> is a selector container?
> 
> > Another question is whether I should still include the "inverted"
> > attribute, given the existence of <not>?
> 
> Answer this on a case by case basis.  In general I'd say no, but some
> selectors may become frequently used in both their normal and the
> inverted form.

A very small note:

I prefer addressing the "inverted" attribute as 
"negate" as it is really what we are doing.

> 
> Stefan
> 

Cheers,
Magesh



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