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   Re: [xml-dev] Parsing efficiency? - why not 'compile'????

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David Megginson wrote:
>  > Why not come
>  > up with the concept of a 'compiled' xml document;
> This is not a new idea, but despite many bold attempts and breathless
> announcements, in five years no one has come up with anything that has
> caught on.

Yes, there is no standard, nor a COTS implementation in wide use.
However, I've seen various applications and frameworks rolling their
own. In particular Cocoon can store a SAX event stream in a sort
of "binary XML", for the purpose of caching intermediate results
in an XML processing pipeline. Admittedly, this usage is a bit



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