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RE: When will there be a complete implementation of XML Schema 1.1?

From: Michael Glavassevich <mrglavas@ca.ibm.com>
Date: Fri, 29 May 2009 11:46:42 -0400
To: "Michael Kay" <mike@saxonica.com>
Cc: "'Costello, Roger L.'" <costello@mitre.org>, xmlschema-dev@w3.org
Message-ID: <OF0877D277.BDBC0098-ON852575C5.00564920-852575C5.0056ADC5@ca.ibm.com>
> > When will there be a complete implementation of XML Schema 1.1?
>
> No one can claim a complete implementation until there's a Rec. Getting
from
> Candidate Rec to Rec usually takes a year.
> >
> > Michael Kay: when will SAXON fully implement XML Schema 1.1?
> > (I certainly appreciate the XSD 1.1 functionality you
> > currently have in SAXON. It has greatly accelerated my learning.)
> >
> I never predict dates, it's a sure way of failing.

Ditto for Xerces. Though I will say that it's more likely to get done
sooner if more folks volunteer to help with the development.

> There are parts I haven't investigated at all yet, like how to support
> precisionDecimal. I'm still half-hoping it will vanish in a puff of
smoke,
> though this seems increasingly unlikely.
>
> Regards,
>
> Michael Kay
> http://www.saxonica.com/
> http://twitter.com/michaelhkay

Michael Glavassevich
XML Parser Development
IBM Toronto Lab
E-mail: mrglavas@ca.ibm.com
E-mail: mrglavas@apache.org
Received on Friday, 29 May 2009 15:47:20 GMT

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