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Kevin Jones wrote:
> We clearly have very different objectives here. I think
> maybe at the core is that a LCD model is always going to
> compromise performance. I am tied of working with models
> that do this because they make my job harder.
As Donald Knuth taught us more than 30 years ago, "Premature
optimization is the root of all evil in programming." I find it hard to
believe that the conversion of an existing data model to a system's
internal model is likely to be the performance bottleneck in an XQuery
engine. I suspect this is true whether you use an LCD interface or the
Elliotte Rusty Harold firstname.lastname@example.org
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