XML News from Monday, June 22, 2009

The W3C XQuery working group has posted a new candidate recommendation of XQuery Update Facility. XQuery as it currently exists is basically just SELECT in SQL terms. XQuery Update adds INSERT, UPDATE, and DELETE. More specifically it is:

The following features are considered to be at risk:

They may be removed if implementations of them do not exist at the end of the Candidate Recommendation period.

Comments are due by August 31.