Subject: RE: [xsl] LINQ to XML versus XSLT|
From: "Houghton,Andrew" <houghtoa@xxxxxxxx>
Date: Fri, 27 Jun 2008 10:26:01 -0400
> From: Alexander Johannesen [mailto:alexander.johannesen@xxxxxxxxx] > Sent: Friday, June 27, 2008 10:21 AM > To: xsl-list@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx > Subject: Re: [xsl] LINQ to XML versus XSLT > > Why no language hasn't got XML as a native datatype yet > is the truly absurd thing. Everybody use XML, yet no language has got > it in its fabric. > > result = > <contacts> > <contact> > <name>Patrick Hines</name> > <phone>...</phone> > ... > </contact> > </contacts> ; Actually you can do exactly this in VB.NET today and Microsoft has said that it will backport the VB.NET idea to C#. Andy.