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


Help: OASIS Mailing Lists Help | MarkMail Help



   Re: [xml-dev] RDBMS DB export

[ Lists Home | Date Index | Thread Index ]

Berend de Boer wrote:

> Let's hope so. This was really a mapping done by people who didn't 
> seem to know a thing about column names for example. There is no 
> guarantee that your column is a valid XML tag name. Actually, a column 
> name may contain spaces...
> Debasis, I suggest to roll your own. 

Sorry Debasis, I think my reply was to short to be very helpful: the 
hoops you have to go through to do proper mapping of column names to tag 
names for all cases is just not worth the effort: therefore my 
suggestion to not bother, roll your own and do only the things you have to.


Berend. (-:


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

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