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   Re: [xml-dev] XSLT with DOM or SAX ?

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Michael Kay wrote:

 >>What kind of parser is best to use for XSLT transformations ?
 >>SAX or DOM
 >XSLT processors will in general build a tree representation of the source
 >document in memory. And in general, many of them will build a tree
 >representation that is much more efficient than using a 
general-purpose DOM.
 >So there's no point building an inefficient DOM tree rather than 
letting the
 >XSLT processor build its own. But this advice may depend on the XSLT
 >processor you are using.
 >Michael Kay
    Thanks. In fact I already reached this conclusion. Your Saxon 
processor is an example of a good implementation. As suggested by others 
I will take a look at the source code.



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