Non Sucking YAML parser

Robin Berjon robin.berjon at
Wed Sep 20 15:59:25 BST 2006

On Sep 19, 2006, at 13:49, David Cantrell wrote:
> On Mon, Sep 18, 2006 at 03:30:32PM +0000, Robin Berjon wrote:
>> On Sep 18, 2006, at 13:27, David Cantrell wrote:
>>> You mean like when <title>Mr</title> Cantrell borrows <title>Some
>>> Tedious Book On XML</title> from the library?  The application  
>>> dealing
>>> with this has to know that <person><title>...</title></person> is
>>> different from <book><title>...</title></book> and deal with the two
>>> titles appropriately.  It needs to have all that special knowledge
>>> built
>>> in.  So I still fail to see the point.
>> Have you bothered reading my previous email on the topic?
> Yes.  Either you didn't explain yourself very well or I didn't
> understand.

Any specifics? From what you just said above, you seem to be making  
the argument that at the cost of massive amounts of extra verbosity,  
you can do away with namespaces. It's certainly true, but it doesn't  
strike me as very sane...

Robin Berjon
    Senior Research Scientist

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