Re: XML extensions to SQL

From: Undercover Elephant <>
Date: Fri, 18 Apr 2003 20:08:02 +0000 (UTC)
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"Mikito Harakiri" <> wrote in message news:EcWna.3$
> I would be interested to know if there is a serious opposition to SQL XML
> extensions in the ANSI committee. For example would the noncense like this
> SELECT XMLElement("Product",XMLAttributes(prod_id),
> XMLAgg( XMLElement("Sales",XMLAttributes(cust_id,time_id),
> XMLForest(quantity_sold,amount_sold)))) AS result
> FROM sales_tab s
> GROUP BY prod_id;
> ever see a day light?

Maybe you know is this already:

For some early implementations you can find a few chapters that cover DB2, Oracle 9i and MS SQL Server:


akmal chaudhri Received on Fri Apr 18 2003 - 22:08:02 CEST

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