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RE: [xml-dev] "XML is just syntax" versus "Use semantic markup" (Is this a paradox?)

>   I meant, if there exists a XML Schema, and if a XML 
> document conforms to that Schema, then we can say what the 
> markup in XML means (like structure, data types etc.). And 
> correspondingly, software applications can be designed 
> conforming to this XML Schema.



An XML Schema might tell you that this document is valid, but it isn't going
to tell you what it means. Except perhaps in the comments - but that's no
different from any other documentation.

Michael Kay 

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