Cornelius Schumacher schumacher at kde.org
Wed Feb 1 21:57:23 GMT 2006

On Wednesday 01 February 2006 17:36, Zack Rusin wrote:
> On Wednesday 01 February 2006 17:10, Cornelius Schumacher wrote:
> > > Do you have a list of changes that are needed.  And an estimate
> > > of how hard the changes are?   Are we talking junior jobs, or
> > > expert?
> >
> > The most important change would be to move away from RelaxNG and use
> > the XML Schema parser of Tobias which also is somewhere in the kode
> > directory. This probably implies quite a bit of other changes.
> > Definitely no junior job.
> RelaxNG is great, moving away from it might not be the greatest thing to
> do.

RelaxNG is great, I agree. But there are three reasons why I would move to XML 
- We have a parser for XML Schema, but not for RelaxNG
- XML Schema seems to be used more widely
- It seems to be easier to convert RelaxNG to Schema, than the other way 

> Now if only kxml_compiler really supported RelaxNG to, oh, lets say 
> generate code for:
> http://www.w3.org/Graphics/SVG/1.2/rng/rng-Tiny1.2.zip
> then imho it would be definitely ready for kdelibs inclusion :)

Ah, a tiny test case. Tempting...

Cornelius Schumacher <schumacher at kde.org>

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