Request for Discussion: SAX 1.0 in C++

uche.ogbuji at uche.ogbuji at
Sat Dec 4 21:12:42 GMT 1999

> > What in SAX2 is most urgently needed for DOM and XSLT?  I know that
> > DOM level one *can* support some things that SAX doesn't report (such
> > as comments and CDATA section boundaries), but there is nothing in DOM
> > level one that says those have to be included, and I've heard of
> > relatively few real-world applications that need that information.
> How about focusing on SAX/2, and making the first C/C++ SAX interface
> actually SAX 2 so we kill two birds with one stone ?

This to me seems the most sensible approach.  Especially when SAX2 has had so 
much discussion and is potentially so close to completion.  The C++/SAX 
discussion is just starting and could go on for months.  It might as well be 
built around an up-to-date standard.

Uche Ogbuji
FourThought LLC, IT Consultants
uche.ogbuji at	(970)481-0805
Software engineering, project management, Intranets and Extranets

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