Re: Is a XSLT 2 to 1 transform possible?
Ok, thanks :) 2009/10/29 Michael Kay <mike@xxxxxxxxxxxx>: >> Out of curiosity, could a XSLT 1.0 stylesheet be used to >> convert a XSLT 2.0 stylesheet to an equivalent XSLT 1.0 stylesheet? >> > > XSLT 1.0 is Turing-complete so the theoretical answer is yes. (With a > proviso that you would need to call out to extensions to handle a few things > like unparsed-text() and xsl:result-document). > > The practical answer, given the number of man-years that I imagine are > available to you, is no. Can you imagine what a regular expression engine > would look like written in XSLT 1.0 code? > > Regards, > > Michael Kay > http://www.saxonica.com/ > http://twitter.com/michaelhkay
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