there is an initial draft of the XML syntax but there is some controversy
in the group about whether to go forward with it - the syntax is available
on the W3C public page for Xquery
On Tue, 18 Jun 2002, Ray Denenberg wrote:
> Sebastian Hammer wrote:
> > Note btw that XQuery (or did, last I looked) postulates both a
> > human-friendly syntax and an XML encoding.
> Yes but they may never get around to the XML encoding; I don't think they've
> given it a moments thought yet. The human-friendly faction is much stronger than
> the XML-encoding faction within the w3c, as far as I can tell (Mark Needleman
> perhaps can provide more insight on this).