Declarative extensions of XML languages

Thompson, Simon and King, Peter and Schmitz, Patrick (2007) Declarative extensions of XML languages. In: King, Peter and Simske, Steven, eds. Proceedings of the 2007 ACM symposium on Document engineering. ACM Press pp. 89-91. ISBN 978-1-59593-776-6. (Full text available)

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Abstract

We present a set of XML language extensions that bring notions from functional programming to web authors, extending the power of declarative modelling for the web. Our previous work discussed expressions and user-defined events. In this paper, we discuss how one may extend XML by adding definitions and parameterization; complex data and data types; and reactivity, events and continuous ''behaviours''. We consider these extensions in the light of World Wide Web Consortium standards, and illustrate their utility by a variety of use cases.

Item Type: Conference or workshop item (Paper)
Uncontrolled keywords: declarative XML functional SMIL SVG event behaviour
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics (inc Computing science) > QA 76 Software, computer programming,
Divisions: Faculties > Science Technology and Medical Studies > School of Computing > Theoretical Computing Group
Depositing User: Mark Wheadon
Date Deposited: 24 Nov 2008 18:04
Last Modified: 19 Sep 2014 14:43
Resource URI: http://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/14554 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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