[Purdue-pm] XML + Perl

Dave Jacoby jacoby at purdue.edu
Thu Feb 2 08:29:24 PST 2012

On 2/2/2012 11:15 AM, Bradley Andersen wrote:
> But every one of them simply dies on first
> invalid element, per the XML standard.

There's a hole in the XML protocol where all the time goes
Jon Postel died for nothing, I suppose.

My first step would be to figure out the nature of these errors, to see 
if there's error classes that can be found and mass-fixed.

What generated this huge mass of XML? I would hope that an XML generator 
would not spit out something that an XML parser could not accept.

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