[XML-DEV Mailing List Archive Home] [By Thread] [By Date] [Recent Entries] [Reply To This Message]

Re: Non XML syntaxes

On Tue, 2002-10-08 at 17:23, John Cowan wrote:
> Eric van der Vlist scripsit:
> > To go further, I am not a Lisper myself (nobody's perfect), but do you
> > think that it would be possible to define basic constructs (maybe
> > borrowing from Lisp) which could be common to authoring syntaxes? 
> I think standardization at that level is a mistake; for authoring convenience,
> you want as much domain specificity as you can.  

Mike also mentioned WikiML which I had forgotten (shame on me) and which
is very different from let's say Relax NG compact syntax and you must be

Too bad, we could have spent the next couple of years to specify the
thing :-) !

Did you know it? Python has now a Relax NG (partial) implementation.
Eric van der Vlist       http://xmlfr.org            http://dyomedea.com
(W3C) XML Schema ISBN:0-596-00252-1 http://oreilly.com/catalog/xmlschema


Purchasing Stylus Studio from our online shop is Easy, Secure and Value Priced!

Buy Stylus Studio Now

Download The World's Best XML IDE!

Accelerate XML development with our award-winning XML IDE - Download a free trial today!

Don't miss another message! Subscribe to this list today.
First Name
Last Name
Subscribe in XML format
RSS 2.0
Atom 0.3

Stylus Studio has published XML-DEV in RSS and ATOM formats, enabling users to easily subcribe to the list from their preferred news reader application.

Stylus Studio Sponsored Links are added links designed to provide related and additional information to the visitors of this website. they were not included by the author in the initial post. To view the content without the Sponsor Links please click here.

Site Map | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Trademarks
Free Stylus Studio XML Training:
W3C Member
Stylus Studio® and DataDirect XQuery ™are products from DataDirect Technologies, is a registered trademark of Progress Software Corporation, in the U.S. and other countries. © 2004-2013 All Rights Reserved.