Parsing techniques used for XML grammars

Amit Rekhi amitr at
Mon Jul 5 08:12:11 BST 1999


Which of the following parsing techniques 
Top Down Method
 - Recursive Descent Parsing
 - Predictive Parsing (LL parsing) 
Bottom Up Parsing
- LR Parsing
- Shift Reduce Parsing

are employed by XML parsers to 
- validate input XML tokens (data)
- generate XML data parse trees ?

Thanks in advance for any replies,

Amit Rekhi,
Software Engineer,
A.B. Infosys Private Limited,
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