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   New expat test release

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  • From: James Clark <jjc@jclark.com>
  • To: "XML Developers' List" <xml-dev@ic.ac.uk>
  • Date: Thu, 31 Dec 1998 10:06:33 +0700

A new expat test release is available from


This is not a production release.  The current production release is
still 1.0.1 which is available at http://www.jclark.com/xml/expat.html

New features are the following:

You can now compile with -DXML_MIN_SIZE to get a smaller (but slower)
parser (in particular this avoids multiple copies of the tokenizer).
Under Visual C++ 6.0 the xmlparse - Win32 MinSize target builds a
minimally-sized xmlparse.dll. Note that unlike with the Release target
this doesn't depend on xmltok.dll; it links in the
xmltok functionality that it needs.

XML_SetCdataSectionHandler allows the application to be informed of the
start and end of CDATA sections. (Data within a CDATA section
is always passed using the handler set with
XML_SetCharacterDataHandler.) If there's a default handler but no CDATA
section handler, the default handler will be called with the <![CDATA[
and ]>.

The code for pushing files through the parser has been separated out
into xmlwf/xmlfile.[ch].

The XMLNS define has become XML_NS.


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