Re: relying on ordering of sibling XML elements
In article <20020803160108.92831.qmail@w...> you write: > >Question - does "proper" XML document design permit >deriving a semantic meaning from the ordering of XML >sibling elements? Yes. Observe that the Infoset (http://www.w3.org/TR/xml-infoset/) describes the [children] property of an element as "an ordered list of child information items, in document order". Contrast this with [attributes] which is "an unordered set of attribute information items". -- Richard
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