Xmerl performance

Erlang Questions erlang@REDACTED
Wed Jan 12 19:56:03 CET 2005

Thanks Chandru. Is expat an Erlang module? Where can I find it?

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Chandrashekhar Mullaparthi"
To: "Erlang Questions" <erlang@REDACTED>
Cc: "Erlang Questions" <erlang-questions@REDACTED>
Sent: Wednesday, January 12, 2005 3:03 PM
Subject: Re: Xmerl performance

We started off using xmerl for such an application but then switched to
using eXpat. Using expat is about 5 times faster than xmerl in our
crude measurements.


On 12 Jan 2005, at 11:46, Erlang Questions wrote:

> Hi,
> we want to build some applications based on XML messages. But
> before starting we would like to have some numbers regarding the XML
> parser's performance.
> Does anybody know a benchmark regarding xmerl+xpath? We have been
> trying to measure the parsing by hand using timer:tc but had some
> problems...
> Thanks,
> Sebastian-

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