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Re: DOM Parsers, Canonical XML

From: <johnd@derwentbs.com>
Date: Thu, 25 May 2000 15:25:31 +0100
To: www-dom@w3.org
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On 25 May 00, at 15:00, Also Sprach David Brownell:

> > Am I correct in assuming that all DOM parsers have the ability to 
> > output the parsed XML in Canonical XML format?
> 
> No -- since there's no such defined concept as a "DOM Parser".
> The DOM spec omits this, as well as other key features.

Ah, sorry, what I mean by DOM parser is the parser used by the 
DOM to generate its node tree etc.

> Does it parse a DOM tree and emit SAX(2) events?
> Does it parse XML and produce a DOM tree?

#2 sounds good to me.
 
John
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