Extensible schema documentation with XSLT 2.0

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Extensible schema documentation with XSLT 2.0
XML Schema documents are defined using an XML syntax, which means that the idea of generating schema documentation through standard XML technologies is intriguing. We present X2Doc, a framework for generating schemadocumentation solely through XSLT. The framework uses SCX, an XML syntax for XML Schema components, as intermediate format and produces XML-based output formats. Using a modular set of XSLT stylesheets, X2Doc is highly configurable and carefully crafted towards extensibility. This proves especially useful for composite schemas, where additional schema information like Schematron rules are embedded into XML Schemas. Categories and Subject Descriptors: D.2.7 [Software]: Software Engineering -- Distribution, Maintenance, and Enhancement -- Documentation General Terms: Documentation, Management, Languages
Felix Michel, Erik Wilde
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Type Conference
Year 2007
Where WWW
Authors Felix Michel, Erik Wilde
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