OASIS Mailing List ArchivesView the OASIS mailing list archive below
or browse/search using MarkMail.


Help: OASIS Mailing Lists Help | MarkMail Help



   RE: XSet, an XML Property Set, was: re: Why the Infoset?

[ Lists Home | Date Index | Thread Index ]
  • From: "Simon St.Laurent" <simonstl@simonstl.com>
  • To: xml-dev@lists.xml.org
  • Date: Wed, 02 Aug 2000 14:23:59 -0400

At 01:10 PM 8/2/00 -0500, Bullard, Claude L (Len) wrote:
>Show me the big wave of tools for the approach 
>you will provide.  Ummm... do you need tools 
>to define a spec or to implement one?  Groves are 
>a means that can be realized in a tool but do 
>not depend on one.  What is the tool for defining 
>the infoSet?

Those tools don't and can't exist; the idea hasn't been published and given
time to prove itself.

Groves have been out there a very long while.

>Red herrings swim in both directions.  Escheresque.

Sadly, they don't do very well as they age.

Simon St.Laurent
XML Elements of Style / XML: A Primer, 2nd Ed.
http://www.simonstl.com - XML essays and books


News | XML in Industry | Calendar | XML Registry
Marketplace | Resources | MyXML.org | Sponsors | Privacy Statement

Copyright 2001 XML.org. This site is hosted by OASIS