W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > xmlschema-dev@w3.org > May 2012

Re: Access to Schema API information

From: Florent Georges <fgeorges@fgeorges.org>
Date: Mon, 21 May 2012 20:45:26 +0200
Message-ID: <CADyR_r1-QDbAdgtYHi30MjyeBH+VnHK8XQygbbnNuKesv56t0g@mail.gmail.com>
To: Michael Kay <mike@saxonica.com>
Cc: "w3c-xsl-query@w3.org" <w3c-xsl-query@w3.org>, "xmlschema-dev@w3.org" <xmlschema-dev@w3.org>
On 21 May 2012 19:07, Michael Kay wrote:


> I have been implementing a Saxon extension that exposes the Schema
> Component Model to XSLT and XQuery applications.

  Very interesting.  Despite their XML syntax, the difficulty of
querying XML schemas has been a recurring problem that has popped up
every now and then for years.  The ability to use XPath to access the
component model directly is very appealing.

> Comments welcome.  I think this interface is eminently suitable for
> standardization.

  Standardization shall be a key factor for such an interface, without
any doubt.  Maybe the EXPath CG could be a good place to rapidly shape
a first version?



Florent Georges
Received on Monday, 21 May 2012 18:47:09 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.4.0 : Friday, 17 January 2020 23:16:01 UTC