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Re: Simpler than XML::Simple

by ambrus (Abbot)
on Jul 11, 2008 at 18:07 UTC ( #697045=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Simpler than XML::Simple

Well, you could use XML::Smart which gives a simple interface, but that interface is always the same.

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Re^2: Simpler than XML::Simple
by Jenda (Abbot) on Jul 11, 2008 at 18:42 UTC

    There are two reasons why I would not want to. First working with the heavily tie()d datastructure is slower and second it lets you get away with treating a repeatable tag as if it always occured just once. Which means that instead of XML::Simple's default behaviour of noisy failure or apparent stringified reference and XML::Rules::inferRulesFromXxx's consistent generation of array, you get a silent incorrect result.

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