Re: Compiled XML
On Wednesday 27 March 2002 12:53, you wrote: > 3/27/2002 6:50:59 AM, Alaric Snell <alaric@a...> wrote: > >Hi, Mike! How's the weather? :-) > > Uhh, lousy, especially compared to Spain last week :~) Shame, it's getting quite nice here in London now... > The response on this list to the Binary XML discussions > has typically been "sounds plausible in theory, I've > never seen it work well enough in practice to adopt." > I don't have an axe to grind in this discussion other than > wanting to answer a very frequently asked question for > a newcomer. Could you share some empirical, quantitative > data from real success stories using these techniques? > Did you really make significant speed improvements without > memory bloat, or significant reduction of memory requirements > without additional processor horsepower? Well, there was some comment from the Coccoon2 people about a serialised SAX event stream format, and the ASN.1 folks have been having fun comparing BER/PER (ASN.1 encodings) with something called Megaco, which is an XML-like tree structured textual description too... I'll implement what I described in an earlier post, since it'll be a useful open source tool anyway I'm sure, and do some file size / run time tests at the weekend. ABS -- Alaric B. Snell http://www.alaric-snell.com/ http://RFC.net/ http://www.warhead.org.uk/ Any sufficiently advanced technology can be emulated in software
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