[XML-SIG] Zope and DOM

Mike Olson molson@fourthought.com
Tue, 6 Jun 2000 10:02:42 -0600 (MDT)

On Tue, 6 Jun 2000, Rob W. W. Hooft wrote:

> I'll be waiting for this, as currently a 37kB XBEL file which I read
> into Zope using XMLDocument (actually a Zsubclass [or is that
> subZclass?]  XBELDocument that I wrote) turned into a 550kB ZODB.... I
> guess with the power you are describing here that can be made a lot
> more efficient.

Correct, this is one of the exact problems we encountered with the old
XMLDocument.  We called it zBloat :)  Very high on our list of
features.  You'll notice that the new XMLDocument takes the other extreme
and stores the entire XML in a single Object.


> Rob