|XML Linking Language
creates links between resources. W3C|
XLink became a W3C Recommendation in June 2001. The specification is
published at http://www.w3.org/TR/xlink/.
XLink allows elements to be inserted into XML documents that create
and describe links between resources. It uses XML syntax to create
structures to describe links, from the simple unidirectional
hyperlinks of today's HTML to more sophisticated
|XML Base provides a facility for defining base URIs for
parts of XML documents. W3C
XBase became a W3C Recommendation in June 2001. The specification is
published at http://www.w3.org/TR/xmlbase/.
XML Base describes a mechanism for providing base URI services to
XLink. The specification is modular so that other XML applications
can make use of it.
|XML Inclusions is a standard for embedding XML
XInclude became a Candidate Recommendation in September 2002 and is
published at http://www.w3.org/TR/xinclude/.
XInclude specifies a processing model and syntax for general-purpose
inclusion. Inclusion is accomplished by merging a number of XML
infosets into a single composite infoset. Specification of the XML
documents (infosets) to be merged and control over the merging
process is expressed in XML-friendly syntax (elements,
attributes, and URI references).