[SML] Whether to support Attribute or not?
pvelikho at cs.ucsd.edu
Sat Nov 27 08:36:37 GMT 1999
Rick Jelliffe wrote:
> From: Pavel Velikhov <pvelikho at cs.ucsd.edu>
> >If you don't know whether the object you are picking is an
> >attribute or an element, you will have to write a disjunction.
> When don't you know whether an object you are picking is an
> attribute or an element?
> Rick Jelliffe
When you are querying a collection that does not have a DTD for
example. You may know that homes have an id, but you don't know
whether the id is an attribute or a element. Another case is a
relational->XML wrapper, it export relational attributes as
XML attributes, but might as well export them as elements.
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