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Re: Alternative to x!y

From: Alex Milowski <alex@milowski.org>
Date: Wed, 23 Aug 2006 09:19:38 -0700
Message-ID: <44EC801A.1060001@milowski.org>
To: public-xml-processing-model-wg@w3.org

Erik Bruchez wrote:
> 
> This said, the idea of inventing new syntax, whether with "!" or "->" or
> in fact anything else is  strongly unappealing to me. Can anybody think
> of an existing syntax that we could reuse?

I still think an XPath syntax would be best.  XML Schema is already
doing this with the schema components.  It think there would be a clear
story to tell about it and if provides us an extensible syntax.

I don't remember any technical grounds on which an XPath syntax was
rejected.

--Alex Milowski
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