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Re^3: best xml parser to use

by rvosa (Curate)
on Jul 07, 2006 at 03:33 UTC ( #559710=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^2: best xml parser to use
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What do you mean by "I don't actually know the format of xml"? How will switching parsers (though, technically, XML::Twig is a front-end, not a parser itself) fix that?

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Re^4: best xml parser to use
by ftumsh (Scribe) on Jul 10, 2006 at 12:31 UTC
    XML Twig saves on memory by only reading in bits of the xml. To know what bits you are interested in you have to tell it. As I don't know what tags will be used for a given document I can't do that so it would load the entire xml into memory which negates the point of Twig.

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