[xquery-talk] <ANNOUNCE>Building XML Workflow Applications

Jonathan Robie jonathan.robie at datadirect.com
Mon Feb 27 10:55:12 PST 2006

Joel Stewart wrote:
> Database update. 
> If XQuery is to be the SQL of XML databases, I do not expect it to be 
> perfectly portable from vendor to vendor without useful proprietary 
> extensions.  It is just I would like to have some expectations 
> regarding CRUD on the Node level (to support updating document, 
> attributes, elements, or text

I assume that you are aware of the ongoing work to add updates to XQuery:

XQuery Update Facility
W3C Working Draft 27 January 2006

XQuery Update Facility Use Cases
W3C Working Draft 27 January 2006

XQuery Update Facility Requirements
W3C Working Draft 3 June 2005

I agree that this is really important!


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