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RE: [xml-dev] XML Schemas

From: "Michael Kay" <mike@--------.--->
To: "'Richard Lainchbury'" <freexe@-----.--->,<xml-dev@-----.---.--->
Date: 10/27/2005 5:57:00 PM
> Does that mean that you would never beable to write a schema 
> for xhtml?

Of course you can write a schema for XHTML. But there are very few
real-world vocabularies where ALL the rules can be expressed in a schema,
and more than all the rules for a programming language can be expressed in
its BNF.

Michael Kay


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