xmlhack http://www.xmlhack.com Developer news from the XML community en-us Copyright 1999-2001, xmlhack team. editor@xmlhack.com webmaster@xmlhack.com xmlhack http://www.xmlhack.com/images/mynetscape88.gif http://www.xmlhack.com 88 31 News, opinions, tips and issues concerning XML development That's all for now http://www.xmlhack.com/read.php_item=2187 It's been a lot of fun writing XMLhack since 1999, but it's time for us to take a rest. TeXML: an XML vocabulary for TeX http://www.xmlhack.com/read.php_item=2182 TeXML is an XML vocabulary for TeX. The processor transforms TeXML markup into the TeX markup, escaping special and out-of-encoding characters. Intended audience is developers who convert documents from XML to TeX. Panel discusses SQL, XML, Web Services, and Grid Computing http://www.xmlhack.com/read.php_item=2181 In a panel discussion at Software Development 2004 entitled "Marrying SQL, XML, Web Services and Grid Computing", Peter Coffee of eWEEK magazine best summarized the state of these four technologies when he said that customers would not abandon SQL, wanted to use XML to repurpose data, and considered Web Services the default implementation strategy for many projects. On the other hand, they felt grid computing was still three to five years away. Registration deadline near for XML Europe 2004 http://www.xmlhack.com/read.php_item=2179 There's only a few days left to sign up for the tutorials and presentations at XML Europe 2004, the major European gathering of the XML world. The conference will be held from 18-21 April in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. XML Europe 2004 late-breaking talks finalized http://www.xmlhack.com/read.php_item=2178 The schedule for XML Europe 2004 (April 19-21, Amsterdam, The Netherlands) has been finalized. In addition to keynotes from Amazon's Jeff Barr and the W3C's Steven Pemberton, the late-breaking talks add news from the most recent work in the XML world. A RDDL repository of core datatypes http://www.xmlhack.com/read.php_item=2177 The French National Institute of Statistics and Economic Studies (INSEE) has published a first release (in French) of their identification and classification XML datatypes as a RDDL repository.