Oracle XML

Tyler Baker tyler at
Thu Nov 12 22:34:38 GMT 1998

"Philippe Le Hégaret" wrote:

> K. Travis Walsh wrote:
> >
> > Oracle officially anounced today it's XML strategy.
> >
> > For those of you who didn't know there is a java parser built into this
> > new release of Oracle 8i.
>   Like netscape, They can't write well-formed XML document.
>   <?xml version="1.0"> is not a well-formed XML document.

Hey give them a break.  Forgetting that little question mark is something
everyone has done from time to time when handcrafting XML documents.  I know,
cause I have done this many times.  If XML did not inherit SGML's syntax, I bet
we would all of a much cleaner syntax to work with with less user errors as a


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