Erlang and XML ...

Luke Gorrie luke@REDACTED
Wed May 19 10:47:31 CEST 1999

Joe Armstrong <joe@REDACTED> writes:

> This is actually a verifying parser (1378 lines of code!) - It doesn't
> do unicode or
> handle the ANY tag. To make a real XML parser I think the correct way to
> go would be to use expat as a front end (to do the lexical stuff) and
> then
> add the parrsing and sunsequent verification in Erlang - volunteers?

Speaking of lexical stuff, I've seen references to a lexer called
"leex" around, but I haven't found the actual software.  Is it around and 
usable somewhere?

"The Commando Pattern is used to get in and out quick, and get the job
done. This pattern can break any encapsulation to accomplish its
mission. It takes no prisoners." - Michael Duell ("Resign Patterns")

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