Re: Configuration files
At 18:01 26/06/98 +0100, Michael Kay wrote: > >While holding the configuration file in XML has some >self-referential elegance, I'm not sure how we solve the >bootstrapping problem of parsing an XML file in order to >discover what parser to use! I have a default parser which can read this stuff and then the user can decide whether they want to choose another one... > >Better here, I think, to use the simple keyword=value format >defined by java: > >parser.AElfred=com.microstar.xml.SAXDriver >parser.xp=com.jclark.xml.sax.Driver >preferred.parser=xp If this is already parsed by Java I am happy to use it. But for structured things like menus we definitely want XML. P. Peter Murray-Rust, Director Virtual School of Molecular Sciences, domestic net connection VSMS http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/vsms, Virtual Hyperglossary http://www.venus.co.uk/vhg xml-dev: A list for W3C XML Developers. To post, mailto:xml-dev@i... Archived as: http://www.lists.ic.ac.uk/hypermail/xml-dev/ To (un)subscribe, mailto:majordomo@i... the following message; (un)subscribe xml-dev To subscribe to the digests, mailto:majordomo@i... the following message; subscribe xml-dev-digest List coordinator, Henry Rzepa (mailto:rzepa@i...)
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