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Re: Draft - Fixup or Full XML Parser

From: Norman Walsh <ndw@nwalsh.com>
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2012 17:03:55 -0500
To: W3C XML-ER Community Group <public-xml-er@w3.org>
Message-ID: <m2mx8bhmic.fsf@nwalsh.com>
David Lee <David.Lee@marklogic.com> writes:
> Norm, what's your opinion on the use case of using an ER parser as a
> front-end to an existing parser.
> To me that seems the simplest and most useful case. (although almost
> certainly not the most *efficient*).

It seems to me that by the time the ER parser has figured out how to do
the fixup, it could just generate the tree more easily than turning
it back into characters for a second parser to read.

                                        Be seeing you,

Norman Walsh
Lead Engineer
MarkLogic Corporation
Phone: +1 413 624 6676

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