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   Re: [xml-dev] Alternatives to DOM for writing XML

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Wayne Henshaw <whenshaw@progress.com> writes:

> Hi all,
>   We are trying to solve the problem of writing large XML documents (so
> large that we can't use our DOM parser because of memory constraints)
> and are wondering how other people have handled the problem. I know that
> although "SAXWriter" isn't formally a part of the the SAX API there are
> some libraries that include one, but the parser we use does not. Adding
> to the challenge is the fact that our application is C/C++, so we can't
> easily use Java support. Any suggestions? Thanks.

Have a look at LT XML [1] -- it's a C API for streaming in _and_ out
which was explicitly designed to work with arbitrarily large files.


[1] http://www.ltg.ed.ac.uk/software/xml/
  Henry S. Thompson, HCRC Language Technology Group, University of Edinburgh
          W3C Fellow 1999--2002, part-time member of W3C Team
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