Re: Doctypes, Declarations, and HTML Versions

On Tue, 12 Oct 1999, Frank Boumphrey wrote:

> > The difficultly of making an SGML parser is probably overblown.
> having written parsers for both i can assure you that it is not!!
> Writing a non-validating XML parser is quite simple. Also if you want a
> validating parser there is a whole series of XML parsers that can be had for
> the asking. Incorporating them in your soft ware takes no more than a few
> lines of code.

No doubt writing a XML is much much much easier than writing an SGML
paser.  But still.  How many lines does it take to incoperate nsgmls into
your code?

Russell O'Connor                 
``And truth irreversibly destroys the meaning of its own message''
-- Anindita Dutta, ``The Paradox of Truth, the Truth of Entropy''

Received on Tuesday, 12 October 1999 13:25:07 UTC