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From "Jim - FooBar();" <jimpil1...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Merging the output of multiple name finders
Date Wed, 18 Apr 2012 08:50:02 GMT
On 18/04/12 09:44, Jörn Kottmann wrote:
> On 04/18/2012 10:40 AM, Jim - FooBar(); wrote:
>> On 18/04/12 09:09, Jörn Kottmann wrote:
>>> On 04/17/2012 08:12 PM, Jim - FooBar(); wrote:
>>>> how do we sort overlapping spans with different type?
>>>
>>> One will be sorted first, we keep that one.
>>>
>>> Jörn
>>
>> What do you mean? I don't understand...on what basis do we keep or 
>> get rid of a span?
>
> All spans are sorted, if a span overlaps with one following it, the 
> following one should be
> removed.
>
> Jörn

why the following one? on what basis? why not the previous one? i mean 
what is the rationale here?

Jim

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