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   RE: [xml-dev] XPath/XSLT 2.0 concerns

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Eric van der Vlist [mailto:vdv@dyomedea.com] wrote:

> By business logic, I guess that Tim meant (or I least I would say
> myself) that W3C XML Schema is often weak and requires at least the
> addition of a rule based schema language like Schematron if not the 
> full flexibility and power of XSLT or a general purpose programming
> language...

Ok, that makes more sense. Having additional rule/constraint evaluation
built into the language is a huge plus, but it can always be layered
over schema validation. In .NET, you can accomplish this by writing a
custom extension that can be used declaratively on your WS methods.

Aaron Skonnard <http://skonnard.com>, DevelopMentor <http://develop.com>
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