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Re: [xml-dev] use SAX to get "tree" under XML node
> > > > The response from Ron Bourrett was on the mark except
> > > > that I'd have said to always use an XMLWriter of some kind.
> > >
> > > > There are too many corner cases you can trip over when you
> > > > try to turn "raw data" into XML text.
> > >
> > > I think it depends on XML subset one is using.
> > I said "XML" -- no subset, the Real Thing. :)
> You mean every XML document in the world
> *should* have a namespaces, bunch of PIs,
> internal DTD e t.c. ?
No, I only meant what I said. If you're writing XML,
you're better off using tools that write the Real Thing
so you don't create interop problems ... rather than
assuming some marginally interoperable subset.
On the other hand, if the original question had said
that some subset was involved (clearly wasn't, given
the "CDATA is fine" followup :) the answer could
have been different.