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RE: [F&O] Casting to xs:NOTATION, xs:QName not clarified

From: Ashok Malhotra <ashok.malhotra@oracle.com>
Date: Mon, 17 Jan 2005 17:10:48 -0800
To: Laurens Holst <lholst@students.cs.uu.nl>, public-qt-comments@w3.org
Message-ID: <20050117171049247.00000004936@amalhotr-pc>

That was a bug in the status section.  It now says...

"Construction of xs:QNames and types derived from xs:NOTATIONs has been clarified. It is now possible to construct xs:QNames and types derived from xs:NOTATIONs from xs:string literals."

Sorry about that!

All the best, Ashok
 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: public-qt-comments-request@w3.org 
> [mailto:public-qt-comments-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Laurens Holst
> Sent: Monday, January 17, 2005 4:54 PM
> To: public-qt-comments@w3.org
> Subject: Re: [F&O] Casting to xs:NOTATION, xs:QName not clarified
> 
> 
> Michael Rys wrote:
> > The casting table applies to both forms:
> > 
> > So if the casting tables says that you cannot cast from one type to 
> > another, it applies to both cast as Type and Type().
> > 
> > Best regards
> > Michael
> 
> What confuses me is, that in the 'Status of this Document' 
> section of XQuery 1.0 and XPath 2.0 Functions and Operators, it says:
> 
> "Some of the more significant changes that appear in this 
> version of the document are:
> 
>      * Casting to QName and xs:NOTATION has been clarified. 
> It is now possible to cast from xs:string literals to QName 
> and xs:NOTATION."
> 
> ---
> 
> That aside, a quick question... I have been looking at the 
> spec for a little while to find a way to resolve an 
> xs:string, containing an XPath query, to a nodeset... Does 
> anyone know how to achieve that? :)
> 
> 
> ~Grauw
> 
> --
> Ushiko-san! Kimi wa doushite, Ushiko-san!!
> 
> 
> 
Received on Tuesday, 18 January 2005 01:11:34 UTC

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