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   Re: SAX2: pull interface

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  • From: David Megginson <david@megginson.com>
  • To: xml-dev@ic.ac.uk
  • Date: 18 Jan 2000 15:04:45 -0500

Miles Sabin <msabin@cromwellmedia.co.uk> writes:

> I think that most SAX parsers are RD,

Tim Bray's Lark is a notable exception -- it uses giant state tables.
I don't remember what XP does.

Personally, I like recursive-descent a lot (and probably wouldn't have 
finished writing the original AElfred parser otherwise).  Miles
guesses correctly that SAX1 was push to accommodate existing parsers.

All the best,


David Megginson                 david@megginson.com

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