How validating parsers use xml schema namespace
You can access data in the repository in the following ways (see Figure 1-1): Relational databases are traditionally poor at managing hierarchical structures and traversing a path or a URL.
Oracle XML DB Repository provides you with a hierarchical organization of XML content in the database.
It can be less effective for managing semi-structured and unstructured data, such as document-oriented XML data.
Note, however, that it did not exist before version 1.0, so you will get an Attribute Error in older versions.
The versions of libxml2 and libxslt are available through the attributes While lxml.etree itself uses the Element Tree API, it is possible to replace the Element implementation by custom element subclasses.
October 3, 1998 Norman Walsh Author's Note: It is somewhat remarkable to think that this article, which appeared initially in the Winter 1997 edition of the World Wide Web Journal was out of date by the time the final XML Recommendation was approved in February.
And even as this update brings the article back into line with the final spec, a new series of recommendations are under development.
When finished, these will bring namespaces, linking, schemas, stylesheets, and more to the table.