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> On Behalf Of Eliot Christian
> It seems equally valid to me that people have SRU layered underneath
> intermediary that renders HTML. I don't see why it should matter to
> SRU community whether that intermediary has been written with the
> stylesheet programming language or any other programming language.
Absolutely true. But I didn't hear Tony say that he was interested in
implemented SRU for its own sake or that he wanted to implement two
services to accomplish the one task.
The only requirement I heard was a service for humans. If he needs to
serve applications as well, then the layered approach is definitely the
right way to go. Put all the smarts in the SRU layer and write a simple