[XML-DEV Mailing List Archive Home] [By Thread] [By Date] [Recent Entries] [Reply To This Message]

Re: The subsetting has begun


Re:  The subsetting has begun
Sean McGrath wrote:
>>> The instance is UnicodeWithAngleBrackets for sure. But an XML compliant
>>> parser much turn this mixture into
>>> a tree.

and

> Take all the start-element events, match 'em up with each corresponding
> end-element event. They all nest
> inside each other perfectly. Draw it. What do you see? :-)

A tree. But _I_ made the tree, the parser didn't. It just output a 
stream of events. If all I care about is constructing a list of the 
contents of all 'href' attributes anywhere in the document, I could 
easily do that without paying any attention to the overall structure of 
the document, and without ever constructing a tree.

Jim


PURCHASE STYLUS STUDIO ONLINE TODAY!

Purchasing Stylus Studio from our online shop is Easy, Secure and Value Priced!

Buy Stylus Studio Now

Download The World's Best XML IDE!

Accelerate XML development with our award-winning XML IDE - Download a free trial today!

Don't miss another message! Subscribe to this list today.
Email
First Name
Last Name
Company
Subscribe in XML format
RSS 2.0
Atom 0.3
 

Stylus Studio has published XML-DEV in RSS and ATOM formats, enabling users to easily subcribe to the list from their preferred news reader application.


Stylus Studio Sponsored Links are added links designed to provide related and additional information to the visitors of this website. they were not included by the author in the initial post. To view the content without the Sponsor Links please click here.

Site Map | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | Trademarks
Free Stylus Studio XML Training:
W3C Member
Stylus Studio® and DataDirect XQuery ™are products from DataDirect Technologies, is a registered trademark of Progress Software Corporation, in the U.S. and other countries. © 2004-2013 All Rights Reserved.