Re: Using XML to handle all configuration files
In 18 Jan 2001 23:21:19 -0800 Evan Prodromou <firstname.lastname@example.org> cum veritate scripsit :
> >>>>> "D" == D-Man <email@example.com> 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
And takes lesser space <g> ;)
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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