[erlang-questions] Rant: I hate parsing XML with Erlang

Joel Reymont <>
Tue Oct 23 14:42:44 CEST 2007


On Oct 23, 2007, at 1:07 PM, Ladislav Lenart wrote:

> And from the record names it seems you are using xmerl.

It's just an easy target to pick on.

> However I have more
> than positive experience with erlsom library so might take a look  
> at it.

I did this morning and discarded it immediately as it wants me to  
supply schema for everything I want to parse. I'm interested in HTML  
scraping and mashups and erlsom does not seem to be useful for this  
purpose.

	Thanks, Joel

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