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

Re: XML vs JSON

  • From: Hans-Juergen Rennau <hrennau@yahoo.de>
  • To: Peter Flynn <peter@silmaril.ie>, "xml-dev@l..." <xml-dev@l...>
  • Date: Fri, 18 Aug 2017 22:26:36 +0000 (UTC)

Re:  XML vs JSON
Agreed, Peter, but then Michael's assertion would amount to "XML is designed to represent XML data". The point is whether or not statements about the "purpose" of XML can really be upheld. Unless the purpose is broadened to: tree-structured information.


Peter Flynn <peter@silmaril.ie> schrieb am 23:59 Freitag, 18.August 2017:


On 18/08/17 20:44, Hans-Juergen Rennau wrote:
[snip]

> And if
>
> <getFlights>
>      <departureAirport>CGN</departureAirport>
>      <departureDate>2017-08-18</departureDate>
> </getFlights>
>
> is a document, as I would suppose (as it falls into the scope XML has
> been designed for),


Technically, yes, for some value of the word "document".
In the Real World™ it's a data file that uses XML syntax.

///Peter

_______________________________________________________________________

XML-DEV is a publicly archived, unmoderated list hosted by OASIS
to support XML implementation and development. To minimize
spam in the archives, you must subscribe before posting.

[Un]Subscribe/change address: http://www.oasis-open.org/mlmanage/
Or unsubscribe: xml-dev-unsubscribe@l...
subscribe: xml-dev-subscribe@l...
List archive: http://lists.xml.org/archives/xml-dev/
List Guidelines: http://www.oasis-open.org/maillists/guidelines.php





[Date Prev] | [Thread Prev] | [Thread Next] | [Date Next] -- [Date Index] | [Thread Index]


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.