Relational Tables and structured documents

Deke Smith deke at
Sun Mar 22 17:34:45 GMT 1998

Peter Murray-Rust, peter at said on 3/20/98 10:55 AM:

>>Or you can have someone define how the joins
>>should be made to create the XML elements. There is not, of course, a
>Thanks. This is indeed the solution I have been pursuing. My intention is
>to control the joins through a set of declarations (in XML :-) - this means
>that they can be reconfigured by different people/clients. I wondered if
>there was already a standard 'language' for this or whether I just hack my
>own and hope.

Arijit Sengupta, asengupt at, has done some research in 
expressing SQL queries in SGML. He has a rather complete SGML DTD for SQL:

Deke Smith
Tallent Communications Group, Brentwood TN
deke at, 615-661-9878

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