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Re: comments and questions by a user of VXML

From: Ségolène Métais <sego@altern.org>
Date: Mon, 30 Aug 2004 10:48:19 +0200
Message-ID: <4132E9D3.7000804@altern.org>
To: www-voice@w3.org

Dennis de Champeaux wrote:

>Hence we actually need a LISP ONLY version of VXML!
Hello Dennis,

I strongly agree with you.
SXML [1] defines a representation of XML-like trees by means of
S-expressions, in Scheme (a modern Lisp dialect). SSAX [2] implements an
XML parser that produces SXML trees and is available for a wide variety
of Scheme implementations. Using SXML allows to benefit from the power
of a full-featured functional programming language which makes it easy
to process XML/VXML trees, generate such trees dynamically and so on.


[1] http://okmij.org/ftp/Scheme/SXML.html
[2] http://ssax.sourceforge.net/
Received on Monday, 30 August 2004 09:43:40 UTC

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