Re: Strong Typing in SGML and XML
At 11:20 AM 5/7/97 GMT, Peter Murray-Rust wrote: >Tim Bray (ERB) has been looking for a RE tools for XML. The point is (I >think, Tim) that they're not trivial to write and that it's critical that >everyone uses the same one. So we don't want to build into XML a RE that >isn't easily available. If someone says, 'here's one in >Java/C/Scheme/what/ever' that has no copyright restrictions, I think we'd >make progress. Not quite... actually, there are several excellent free RE tools around. But I don't know of any good RE tools, free or commercial, that support Unicode. 16-bit as opposed to 8-bit characters do change the scope of the problem. It's not just regexp, we have some tricky work to do if we want to do *anything* inside an element, e.g. token or even character counting, in the internationalized environment. - Tim xml-dev: A list for W3C XML Developers Archived as: http://www.lists.ic.ac.uk/hypermail/xml-dev/ To unsubscribe, send to majordomo@i... the following message; unsubscribe xml-dev List coordinator, Henry Rzepa (rzepa@i...)
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