[xquery-talk] Questions about SQL Server 2005 and XML
mrys at microsoft.com
Mon Jan 23 11:52:41 PST 2006
Frank I certainly share some of your frustration. But where are the
contributions of RainingData to getting XQuery done quicker?
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> [mailto:talk-bounces at xquery.com] On Behalf Of Frank Cohen
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> <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:
> > Frank,
> >> 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.
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