program to restore end tags?

Christopher R. Maden crism at
Thu Nov 25 01:04:13 GMT 1999

[Sean Chen]
>Someone mentioned recently on this list a program to restore minimized
>SGML end tags, but I lost the message and can't find it again.

sgmlnorm, as someone already pointed out, or spam (SP Add Markup), which
are both part of SP (<URL:>).

>I'm trying to write a simple SGML->XML converter which will do as much as
>possible without being a full-fledged SGML parser.

But if you're going to use one of those, you might as well use SX, from the
same package.  It *is* (well, incorporates) a full-fledged SGML parser, but
so do the other two utilities.


Christopher R. Maden, Solutions Architect
Exemplary Technologies
One Embarcadero Center, Ste. 2405
San Francisco, CA 94111

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