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On Mon, 2004-04-12 at 18:25, Tim Bray wrote:
> Right, but I thought the whole X.694 idea was that because you knew the 
> schema you could encode character data that was representing numbers 
> super-efficiently and represent the tags as small integers; thus the 
> saving.  So does X.finf actually give you that much of a saving?  -Tim

 Yes, but of course not us much as using a schema-based approach. Our
preliminary numbers show a performance improvement similar to other
related technologies such as Dennis S. XBIS --BTW, even though type
information for numeric data cannot be used, qnames and repeated content
can still be encoded as small ints without altering the infoset.

-- Santiago

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