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RE: canonical lexical rep

From: Michael Kay <mike@saxonica.com>
Date: Mon, 27 Sep 2004 20:53:30 +0100
To: "'Alexandre Okumura'" <Alexandre.Okumura@gmail.com>, <xmlschema-dev@w3.org>
Message-Id: <E1CC1Z1-0003tj-00@ukmail1.eechost.net>

I'm not sure what purpose it serves within the XML Schema spec, but it is
used by XPath2/XSLT2/XQuery to define the result of converting each type of
value to a string.

Michael Kay
http://www.saxonica.com/
 

> -----Original Message-----
> From: xmlschema-dev-request@w3.org 
> [mailto:xmlschema-dev-request@w3.org] On Behalf Of Alexandre Okumura
> Sent: 27 September 2004 20:42
> To: xmlschema-dev@w3.org
> Subject: canonical lexical rep
> 
> 
> Hi all,
> 
> Can somebody here explain why exactly we need a canonical lexical rep
> for the various literals of datatypes? What purpose does it solve?
> 
> Thanks,
> Alex.
> 
> 
> 
Received on Monday, 27 September 2004 21:05:05 UTC

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