I am writing my own XML data base, it uses a variable length array file with
Btree file for indexing, should be finished by Christmas, using C++
That was my conclusion --
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From: Hazem Turki El Khatib <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Wednesday, September 29, 1999 1:25 AM
Subject: XML Vs. Database
> I am still walking around XML and Relational Database, trying to find
> way to store data. I came through some questions which may help me
> the difference:
> 1) Is there are like DBMS for XML to manage data in XML ?
> 2) Can we store as much data in XML as in relational database ?
> 3) I think there is only one nonstandard query language for XML (XML QL),
> that right ?
> 4) Which is faster in storing and retrieving data from ?
> 5) Is there any papers around distinguish the difference between them ?
> 6) Is there any work to replace database with XML ?
> Your help is appreciated.
> Hazem Turki El Khatib
> Computing & Electrical Eng.
> Heriot-Watt University
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