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   RE: xpath vs xql

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  • From: Bob Kline <bkline@rksystems.com>
  • To: Jonathan Robie <Jonathan.Robie@SoftwareAG-USA.com>
  • Date: Mon, 3 Jul 2000 16:28:20 -0400 (EDT)

On Mon, 3 Jul 2000, Jonathan Robie wrote:

> There is very little difference between XQL'98 and the abbreviated
> syntax of XPath. XQL '98 may best be regarded as a predecessor of
> XPath.
> Most of the kinds of queries people tend to do with SQL may be done
> on a native XML representation using a query language called Quilt
> (http://almaden.ibm.com/cs/people/chamberlin/quilt.html), which uses
> the abbreviated syntax of XPath, but also provides tree construction
> and joins.  This seems more natural than mixing XQL and XPath - it
> uses one XML model for the data, instead of combining a relational
> model with an XML model.

Could you check the URL?  That host isn't showing up in DNS (I tried
several DNS servers).

Bob Kline

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