[xquery-talk] Smiley comments
ihe.onwuka at gmail.com
Sat Jun 13 07:40:03 PDT 2015
It will probably be the best $4.48 you ever spent.
On Sat, Jun 13, 2015 at 9:53 AM, Joe Wicentowski <joewiz at gmail.com> wrote:
> Thanks, Ihe. That led me to
> (a site I'd never seen before), which cites _ XQuery from the Experts: A
> Guide to the W3C XML Query Language_ (2004) as having said:
> XQuery uses "smiley faces" to begin and end comments. This cheerful
>> notation was originally suggested by Jeni Tennison.
> On Sat, Jun 13, 2015 at 9:17 AM, Ihe Onwuka <ihe.onwuka at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I heard it was Jeni Tennison's idea.
>> On Sat, Jun 13, 2015 at 9:12 AM, Joe Wicentowski <joewiz at gmail.com>
>>> Hi all,
>>> On a lighter note, the @xquery twitter account got this question:
>>> @xquery Were the smiley faces intentional? :)
>>> Can anyone enlighten EChan42 and the seemingly endless stream, in many
>>> different languages, of tweets about this lovable aspect of XQuery?
>>> Sent from my iPhone
>>> talk at x-query.com
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