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Subject: RE: [regrep] FAQ Questions
Agreed! -----Original Message----- From: Chiusano Joseph [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] Sent: Thursday, September 04, 2003 3:42 PM To: Monica Martin; email@example.com Subject: Re: [regrep] FAQ Questions Thanks, Monica. Monica makes a very good point below about my XML Registry definition. We should probably tweak it so that it is not restricted to XML artifacts. Joe Monica Martin wrote: > > Chiusano Joseph wrote: > > >Registry TC, > > > >Here are my 2 suggested questions/answers. Please feel free to tweak the > >responses as you see fit. > > > >Joe > > > >WHAT IS AN XML REGISTRY? > > > >An XML registry is an information system that stores XML artifacts > >(e.g., XML schemas, data elements, etc.) as well as details (metadata) > >about the artifacts. The storage facility (e.g., a filesystem or > >database) that holds registered objects is known as a repository, while > >the part of the information system that maintains the metadata for the > >registered objects is known as a registry. > > > > > ....Joe, > This doesn't preclude wrapping or providing a reference to non-XML > objects, correct? Send to the list with your comments as I don't know > the intent of this definition and its use.