Space-separated vs Tag-separated list parsing
mch at roe.ac.uk
Thu Dec 15 08:15:55 PST 2005
As I understand it, when a schema is not available, or is not applicable, or the
parser doesn't refer to it for whatever reason, the parser *should* (indeed,
*must*) read space-separated lists as a single string. It's up to you then to
do your own tokenizing.
Quoting Alasdair Allan <aa at astro.ex.ac.uk>:
> Ray Plante wrote:
> > I'd be curious to hear which parser(s) are not processing lists
> > properly.
> The are others, but LibXML2 springs to mind. See the following dump of
> the data structure it generates post-parse, as you can see that
> crd:Value2 ends up in a single tag.
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