SAX: Attributes and Entity Resolution

David Ornstein davido at
Sun Jan 4 23:28:17 GMT 1998

David Megginson wrote [02:45 PM 1/4/98 ]:

>The alternative is to return to what I had originally done with
>Ælfred, and generate a separate event for each attribute:
>  public void attribute (String elementName, String aname, String value);

I assume that this approach mandates that the Client accumulate these and
then use them when the element comes along.  Yick.  It's OK, but not great.
 I'd rather the interface.  I don't much buy the argument that adding
another interface (or even two more) will lead us straight to DOM.

David Ornstein
Pragmatica, Inc.

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