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] XML Binary Characterization WG public list available

[ Lists Home | Date Index | Thread Index ]

Elliotte Rusty Harold wrote:

>No, many applications and tools have been written on top of real XML 
>without concern for the Infoset. Most technologies such as SAX, DOM, 
>XOM, XSLT, JDOM, XPath, etc. subset the Infoset to achieve their 
>goals. Quite a few tools (JAXB, etc.) really don't present an infoset 
>representation of XML at all. Different local uses have different 
>implicit schemas and data models. Some well-formed XML documents 
>don't have infosets (though these documents can be processed by DOM, 
>SAX, and other tools) and many infosets have no corresponding 
>representation as a well-formed XML document.
What sorts of XML documents don't have infosets?

  - Dennis

Dennis M. Sosnoski
Enterprise Java, XML, and Web Services
Training and Consulting
Redmond, WA  425.885.7197


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

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