[XML-SIG] Any XBEL to OPML converters out there?

Thomas B. Passin tpassin at comcast.net
Tue Dec 9 22:29:28 EST 2003

Juhapekka Tolvanen wrote:

> Some universal format for outline editors has been developed. It is called
> http://www.opml.org/
> I'd like to find a way to convert my XBEL-bookmarks to OPML, too. Do you
> know any software for that purpose? Or could you write it right now? It
> would better be free (in the sense of freedom) software.

That should be fairly easy to do by means of an xslt stylesheet.  I do 
not know of any, but that is the way I would do it.  This has actually 
been the subject of a homework assignment - see


OPLM is not a particularly well-designed format, so I would not 
recommend it unless you plan to use it with some system that requires it 
(which it seems you do).


Tom P

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