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RE: [Question] How to do incremental parsing?
- From: Al Snell <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- To: "Sterin, Ilya" <Isterin@ciber.com>
- Date: Thu, 05 Jul 2001 12:05:57 +0100 (BST)
On Wed, 4 Jul 2001, Sterin, Ilya wrote:
> There is a modules that does the for Perl. XML::Twig reads in only the
> parts of the document which you specify and builds a DOM representation of
> it. So therefore you avoid loading the parts that you will not use.
Fine if you know beforehand what you'll need, and I bet it needs to SCAN a
lot of the document and then discard :-)
One of the binary XML initiatives is designed to allowed indexed random
access to XML documents (and even update in place).
Alaric B. Snell
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