XML vs. rel DBs [was: Re: [nycphp-talk] Many pages: one script]

Steve Manes smanes at
Sun Aug 12 00:17:04 EDT 2007

Elliotte Harold wrote:

> Closer to home, think about a blogging system or a content management 
> system. Now imagine what you could do if the page structure were 
> actually queryable, and not just an opaque blob in MySQL somewhere.

This is a fascinating discussion.  I can see how an NXD might be a very 
good fit for medical information systems where a logic encounter record 
might encompass dozens of normalized relational model tables.  What are 
some of the stable, production-worthy open source servers out there?

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