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Re: Using XML to handle all configuration files

In 18 Jan 2001 23:21:19 -0800 Evan Prodromou <evan@prodromou.san-francisco.ca.us> cum veritate scripsit :

> >>>>> "D" == D-Man  <dsh8290@rit.edu> writes:
>     D> I think that XML config format would be cool for 2 (main)
>     D> reasons:
> I for one think that XML is unnecessary. All configuration files
> should be stored as s-expressions instead. Easy to parse, easy to
> write!

And takes lesser space <g> ;)


would be

(something data)




would be nice when there is no recursive structure to handle, because 
I can use /bin/sh's "source" to parse the config file, and 
sed to edit the contents.


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