[xquery-talk] xsi:type typing support
howardk at fatdog.com
Sun Mar 13 07:56:21 PST 2005
> > if ( count( $results//number[ @xsi:type="xs:int" ] )
> > eq count( $results//number ) )
> This code illustrates some of the pitfalls:
> (a) if you're using xsi:type at all, then surely you should be
> treating it
> as a QName, in which case you can't compare it to a string.
Sorry Mike, I don't understand what you're saying. I'm just checking to see
if an xsi:type attribute of value "xs:int" has been declared on every
<number> element. If that's the case, then I consider them sortable as ints.
What am I missing?
> (b) relying on xsi:type gives you no way to associate a type
> with attributes
> rather than elements.
> Michael Kay
> talk at xquery.com
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