OASIS Mailing List ArchivesView the OASIS mailing list archive below
or browse/search using MarkMail.


Help: OASIS Mailing Lists Help | MarkMail Help



   Re: [xml-dev] What is XML For?

[ Lists Home | Date Index | Thread Index ]

tblanchard@mac.com wrote:
> I'll disagree with *all* of the syntax being handled for you.  Markup is 
> handled so-so on the sax parsers - but content is handled fairly 
> stupidly - many many extra callbacks for little bits of text seems to be 
> the rule - forcing the developer to do some relatively fancy text 
> aggregation and some of his own event detection based on history.
> At least that's been my experience.

In this case, SAX reproduces the behaviour of parsers described in the 
XML spec. However, you can always use a filter that will guarantee that 
all characters between two pieces of markup are passed in a single event.

Robin Berjon <robin.berjon@expway.fr>
Research Engineer, Expway
7FC0 6F5F D864 EFB8 08CE  8E74 58E6 D5DB 4889 2488


News | XML in Industry | Calendar | XML Registry
Marketplace | Resources | MyXML.org | Sponsors | Privacy Statement

Copyright 2001 XML.org. This site is hosted by OASIS