Re: Code generation or forms?

On Jun 14, 2005, at 12:01 AM, David Orchard wrote:

> The following snippet is one of the reasons why WDL uses XML Schema
> types for the request parameters, as Schema has well defined (if  
> needing
> of improvement) constructs for controlling extensibility and  
> versioning.

I almost wrote a reply pointing you to Dave Orchard's weblog entries.  
Fortunately I took a second look at the "From:" header ;-)
I'm stunned that you, of all people, argue that XSD's extensibility  
and versioning support makes it a good candidate for a description  
language, since I find the measures one has to take to achieve this  
almost unbearably complicated.


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