Erlounge Schaumburg, XML vs UBF

Hal Snyder hal@REDACTED
Sun Jun 15 14:49:55 CEST 2003

Luke Gorrie <luke@REDACTED> writes:

> Hal Snyder <hal@REDACTED> writes:
>> UBF Disadvantages
>> 2. Unproven.

> Surely at least UBF(A) _is_ proven, since it's just term_to_binary
> in disguise (and term_to_binary is wonderful!)

I worded that item poorly. UBF looks very promising. We are mulling
over ideas for a couple pilot projects. But, because we haven't used
it before, it's possible there are some gotchas.

>> 4. S-expression closing tag problem.

Just the idea that you can lose count of parens at the end.

A couple links in passing, found while looking into background
material for UBF:

XML is not S-Expressions

Xml Sucks

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