A Light-Weight Programming Interface for XML

Tetsuo Kamina+, Taiichi Yuasa*, Tetsuo Tamai+
+Graduate School of University of Tokyo
*Graduate School of Kyoto University


Programming interface in general and particularly for XML data manipulation should be simple and flexible. For this purpose, we introduce light-weight and flexible programming interface for XML that provides only some basic operations such as controlling XML parser and XML document generator. Our programming toolkit represents XML documents as S expressions internally; therefore, XML application programs can be simply coded as list processing, and we can make use of advantage of using Lisp such as treating data and programs uniformly.

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