This Document Type Definition specifies the formal structure of the matrix.xml file that holds the skills data. For the relevant standards, see the TCC Help System at http://www.nmt.edu/tcc/help/xml/standards.html.
<!-- DTD for the `matrix' file of the knowledge matrix project !--> <!-- The root element is `skill-set'. It is the set of all major ! headings. !--> <!ELEMENT skill-set (major-head+)> <!-- Each `major-head' has a title and contains a set of skill ! groups. !--> <!ELEMENT major-head (skill-group+)> <!ATTLIST major-head title CDATA #REQUIRED> <!-- A `skill-group' has a title and is a container for skills. !--> <!ELEMENT skill-group (skill+)> <!ATTLIST skill-group title CDATA #REQUIRED> <!-- Each `skill' has a title and is a container for `skilled' ! elements describing the people who have this skill. Some ! skills may have no skilled-person in them. The `details' ! element is an optional description of the skill, and was ! prompted by the original ticket: `Can we put a what is this ! category button in xskill, since being new I'm not exactly ! sure what some of the categories meant. For example, module ! repair.' !--> <!ELEMENT skill (details?, skilled*)> <!ATTLIST skill title CDATA #REQUIRED> <!ELEMENT details (#PCDATA)> <!-- A `skilled' element has two attributes: the login of the ! person with that skill, and the skill level, one of: ! b: beginner ! i: intermediate ! e: expert ! If the person has no skill, there is no `skilled' element. !--> <!ELEMENT skilled EMPTY> <!ATTLIST skilled login CDATA #REQUIRED level (b | i | e) #REQUIRED>