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Feature/#187 udpdate to exist 5 3 0

Michelle Weidling requested to merge feature/#187-udpdate-to-exist-5-3-0 into develop



This MR provides an update to eXist-db 5.3.0 with the necessary changes. According to the release notes the most important changes we have to consider are:

  • Duplicate functions will reliably throw a useful error
  • Made fn:collection spec compliant

Compliance to “Definition of Done”

  • Unit tests passed
  • Code reviewed
  • Product Owner accepts the User Story


  • I updated the README (if applicable)
  • I provided my functions with appropriate documentation
  • I updated existing documentation


Are we able to test this new feature?

  • Yes, everything can be done via unit tests.


  • I added a statement to the CHANGELOG.

Version number

  • I bumped the version number in


Closes #187 (closed)

/cc Mathias Göbel, Frank Schneider, Michelle Weidling

Edited by Mathias Goebel

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