Re: XML interchange
At 16:47 12/03/97 -0600, Len Bullard wrote:
>Paul Grosso wrote:
>> Several of us were talking yesterday at the GCA XML conference
>> about the fact that one of the biggest problems with SGML is
>> still with what's supposed to be one of its key goals: interchange.
>With the caveat that it is actually easy to interchange an SGML
>document; it is hard to interchange all the other pieces needed
>by the application that processes it. It isn't hard to package it;
>it's hard to know what goes in the package.
Couldn't some parser author add an option to spit out a list of
the filenames used in parsing an instance? Say nsgmls -Z produces
(complete paths where relevant) in a form you could pipe into tar or zip?
Or a list of the FPIs instead/as well?