[xquery-talk] Questions about SQL Server 2005 and XML
fcohen at rainingdata.com
Mon Jan 23 09:26:30 PST 2006
<rant>With XQuery we're not talking about a protocol for document
schemas, we're talking about a spec for a language. If Java took this
long we would all be programming in C today - or maybe Cobol.</rant>
<ps>I would have typed this faster but the spec isn't finished yet.</ps>
On Jan 22, 2006, at 11:35 PM, Ken North wrote:
>> I am pretty tired of waiting for the XQuery 1.0 spec to be final.
> You may be experiencing personal frustration about the XQuery
> timeline, but five
> years is by far not the longest development timeline.
> The timeline to evolve GML into the SGML standard was 17 years.
> talk at xquery.com
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