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Re: How do you parse XML?

by smls (Friar)
on Dec 04, 2013 at 12:10 UTC ( #1065578=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to How do you parse XML?

There are a lot of dire warnings on the Internet against using regexes for XML parsing, but it actually can be a viable technique if done right.

tye demonstrated a nice proof-of-concept example for a custom regex-based XML parser a while back:
Re^2: parsing XML fragments (xml log files) with... a regex.

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