Re: How to Version XML Applications

/ "Anthony B. Coates" <> was heard to say:
| If that isn't versioned, how to you tell which version is being referred to?  I'm
| yet to invent or read a solution that I find sufficiently robust and convincing.

You force the document to be self describing by adding a required
version attribute or element. If the attribute is present, you know
the version. If it's missing, the document isn't valid according to
its schema.

                                        Be seeing you,

Norman.Walsh@Sun.COM    | 'tis expressly against the law of arms: 'tis
XML Standards Architect | as arrant a piece of knavery, mark you now,
Sun Microsystems, Inc.  | as can be offer't; in your conscience, now,
                        | is it not?--Fluellen, Henry V

Received on Wednesday, 11 September 2002 15:47:31 UTC