What are schemata

James K. Tauber jtauber at jtauber.com
Sat May 30 16:55:03 BST 1998

Tim Bray wrote:
> I kind of think that the thing people have in mind in this group when
> they say "schema" is "expressions of syntactic constraints which can
> be verified mechanically" or some such.

So is a schema a function that maps a document to a truth value?

Is additional information about element types beyond content and attribute
constraints (eg linking to ontologies) outside the scope of schemata


James Tauber / jtauber at jtauber.com
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