SAX: Error Reporting (question 4 of 10)

Paul Prescod papresco at
Mon Jan 5 12:03:57 GMT 1998

David Megginson wrote:
> Paul Prescod writes:
>  > I would prefer a getCurrentLocation() method that can be called
>  > anywhere.
> I had considered adding something like that to XmlParser, but am not
> certain if the complexity is worth it -- if we allow it, then we might
> want to pass the current parser as an argument to each callback.

I would say: let the application cache it.

 Paul Prescod

Art is always at peril in universities, where there are so many people, 
young and old, who love art less than argument, and dote upon a text 
that provides the nutritious pemmican on which scholars love to chew. 
				-- Robertson Davies in "The Cunning Man"

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