[tmql-wg] Proposed requirements: Operations on primitive types
Wed, 23 Jul 2003 18:53:12 -0400
From: "Lars Marius Garshol"
Sent: Wednesday, July 23, 2003 8:11 AM
Subject: Re: [tmql-wg] Proposed requirements: Operations on primitive types
> * Robert Barta
> | I agree with Lars that typing actually belongs to the TMCL problem
> | domain.
> If there's agreement on this I think we should say as much in the
> requirements document.
I think that TM authors should have ability to specify typed data
occurrences and use data types in queries even without any
TMCL schema attached to topic map.
TMCL can validate what is already in TM in terms of data types. It can help
during authoring but I think that TMCL usage is not mandatory.