QT4 CG Meeting 033 Agenda 2023-05-02


This meeting will be hosted on Zoom at 16:00BST (17:00CEST, 11:00EDT, 08:00PDT).

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1. Administrivia

1.1. Roll call

1.2. Approve the agenda

1.3. Approve minutes of previous meeting

Minutes of the previous meeting.

1.4. Next meeting

This meeting is planned for 2 May, the following meeting is scheduled for 9 May.

Any regrets for the following meeting?

1.5. Review of open action items [1/12]

(Items marked [X] are believed to have been closed via email before this agenda was posted.)

  • [ ] QT4CG-002-10: BTW to coordinate some ideas about improving diversity in the group
  • [ ] QT4CG-016-08: RD to clarify how namespace comparisons are performed.
  • [ ] QT4CG-026-01: MK to write a summary paper that outlines the decisions we need to make on “value sequences”
    • This is related to PR #368: Issue 129 - Context item generalized to context value and subsequent discussion.
  • [ ] QT4CG-029-01: RD+DN to draft spec prose for the “divide and conquer” approach outlined in issue #399
  • [ ] QT4CG-029-07: NW to open the next discussion of #397 with a demo from DN See PR #449
  • [ ] QT4CG-031-03: CG to draft a PR to address issue #410
  • [X] QT4CG-032-01: NW to make sure open PRs are on the agendas in future
  • [ ] QT4CG-032-02: MK to adjust the grammar in #433 per CGs suggestion.
  • [ ] QT4CG-032-03: MK to change 32 to 36 in 4.5.2 fn:parse-integer
  • [ ] QT4CG-032-04: JK to suggest an example for base 26.
  • [ ] QT4CG-032-05: MK to check that the terminology in format number isn’t too biased towards decimal
  • [ ] QT4CG-032-06: MK to a compatibility note about the use of ^ in format number.

1.6. Review of open pull requests

The following substantive PRs were open when this agenda was prepared.

  • PR #455: "Comparison operators on numeric values", changes reverted.
  • PR #449: Actions from review of PR #420
  • PR #447: Issue 436 - lambda expressions, thin arrows
  • PR #396: Deep-equal, no failure when comparing functions
  • PR #368: Issue 129 - Context item generalized to context value

The following editorial PRs were open when this agenda was prepared. The chair proposes that these can be merged without discussion. If you think discussion is necessary, please say so.

  • PR #461: Make code more visually distinct
  • PR #458: Update parse-integer and format-integer following review
  • PR #456: Revises numeric literal syntax

The following PRs are open but have merge conflicts or comments which suggest they aren’t ready for action.

  • PR #454: Fix issue #125 - array:partition
  • PR #412: xsl:next-match (action QT4CG-027-01, plus issue 409)
  • PR #375: Context for default parameter values

2. Technical Agenda

2.1. PR #449: Actions from review of PR #420

See PR #449

This appeared to be editorial, but response on the mailing list suggested that discussion was warranted.

2.2. Issue #369: Namespaces for Functions

See Issue #369

2.3. Issue #340: fn:format-number: Specifying decimal format

See Issue #340

2.4. Issue #296: Default namespace for elements; especially in the context of HTML

See Issue #296

2.5. PR #375: Context for default parameter values

See PR #375

3. Any other business