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Re: XQuery -- Reinventing the Wheel?

On Wed, 21 Feb 2001, Evan Lenz wrote:

> Simplistically,
> XQuery = XSLT - templateRules - nonAbbreviatedXPathAxes
> Apart from datatypes, which XPath currently does not support (but
> apparently will), the areas where XQuery purportedly introduces new
> functionality are matters of convenience.

I have been given to understand that XQuery supports searches across a
collection of XML documents and XPath does not.  Are you saying that
this understanding is incorrect?

Bob Kline