SAX: Error Reporting (question 4 of 10)

David Megginson ak117 at
Sat Jan 3 21:24:17 GMT 1998

David Ornstein writes:

 > I'd really like to see the column information.  I'd also like to have an
 > offset from the start of the stream.  Somebody (Tim?  James?) said that
 > their parser did all three.  I've often needed all of them.

Thanks for the reply.  Do you want the offset in octets or characters?
Characters would probably be manageable, but octets would be trickier
for people to implement (especially for UTF-8 or UTF-16).

All the best,


David Megginson                 ak117 at
Microstar Software Ltd.         dmeggins at

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