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From David Crossley <>
Subject Re: adding EXSLT capabilities
Date Sun, 01 Aug 2004 13:26:52 GMT
Ross Gardler wrote:
> David Crossley wrote:
> > The next issue with using the EXSLT is how to
> > distribute it within Forrest and how to manage it
> > and keep our version up-to-date.
> > 
> > Should we store the total distribution (
> > as lib/core/exslt-${UTCtimestamp}.zip for example,
> > and then have the forrest build system unpack it into
> > the core stylesheets area.
> For the document2text I just need a single function within one of the 
> packages. However, there are some very useful functions in there.
> The is 1.1Mb in size so this seems like overkill. The 
> is just 85Kb. Based on this I would suggest it would be best to 
> just include the at this stage and we remember that the other 
> facillities are there when we hit particular problems.
> Comments?

We could add them as needed then. Still, it was the management
method and naming convention that i was looking for:
lib/core/exslt-str-${UTCtimestamp}.zip and unpack on build.
Would that work?

David Crossley

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