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Perhaps Claude meant it is the easiest to use with the .NET technologies that I'm using? Can you use RELAX NG with .NET?

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-----Original Message-----

From: John Cowan [mailto:jcowan@reutershealth.com]

Sent: Monday, November 11, 2002 11:22 AM

To: "Bullard, Claude L (Len)"

Cc: 'pam@empoweringyou.com'; xml-dev@lists.xml.org

Subject: Re: [xml-dev] dtds, schemas, xhtml, and multimedia technologies


"Bullard, Claude L (Len)" scripsit:

> 1. DTDs are the easiest of the schema technologies to learn. Really.

> Compared to other candidates, the basics come quickly. And in

> XML, much easier than SGML. Faster to type too.

Can't agree with you there. RELAX NG has equally easy basics, more upside potential, and its compact syntax is even faster to type than DTDs -- less use of the Shift key.


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