[Openvas-devel] Call for Votes CR #48: Define OMP/OAP in RelaxNG Schema Language

Felix Wolfsteller felix.wolfsteller at intevation.de
Tue May 11 09:18:11 CEST 2010


On Tuesday 11 May 2010 02:27:34 Stephan Kleine wrote:
> On Tuesday May 11 2010 00:24:46 Jan-Oliver Wagner wrote:
> > On Thursday 06 May 2010 13:23:26 Hartmut Goebel wrote:
> > > Am 22.04.2010 18:57, schrieb Hartmut Goebel:
> > > > I've just uploaded change request #48 (see
> > > > <http://www.openvas.org/openvas-cr-48.html>) and am looking forward
> > > > to you comments on this issue.
> > >
> > > Since there were no complaints or objections, I'd like to call for
> > > votes now and would like to ask you to cast your vote by May 16t.
> >
> > I had not much time to look into this, so sorry for my late comment.
> >
> > A processable description of the protocols is a good idea in principle.
> >
> > I am not happy with the bashing language against the current state
> > of OMP/OAP. It is work in progress and thus by definition not complete
> > nor bug-free. Justifying RelaxNG with this work-in-progress-state seems
> > wrong to me. I'd prefer to not leave the text as is.
>
> Figure out some API that makes everyone happy for OMP & OAP and nail that
> down as some _publicly available .xsd_. IOW please create a common XML
> schema that is used and documented. Surely that can be changed from version
> to version but until the very first release there should be some  version
> set in stone. So please get together and figure out how you would like that
> API / schema.

That is a +1 then?

> My 0,02$,
>
> PS: And on a personal note, please spare me that "Relax NG" crap but simply
> stick with some XML schema that can be validated by common tools without
> any further inconveniences.

The libxml2 tools should meet that requirement of yours. Afaiu you can 
validate against "relax ng" with it (`man xmllint`).

-- felix

-- 
Felix Wolfsteller |  ++49 541 335083-783  |  http://www.intevation.de/
PGP Key: 39DE0100
Intevation GmbH, Neuer Graben 17, 49074 Osnabrück | AG Osnabrück, HR B 18998
Geschäftsführer: Frank Koormann, Bernhard Reiter, Dr. Jan-Oliver Wagner


More information about the Openvas-devel mailing list