[XML-SIG] Some questions from a beginner
lewy0lewy at poczta.onet.pl
Sat Feb 28 12:22:09 EST 2004
I have just started playing with xml and python and some issues are still not
clear to me.
I need to analyze one large xml file. It consists of schema and data. The
namespace is some Microsoft stuff (I don’t remember the name but If it has any
meaning I can check it after a weekend).
I guess that having schema I can analyze the file. It has 3 kinds of the nodes
(DB tuples). I found out that I can use dom or sax module. And as a file is
about 100MB sax is the way to go. What should I do to understand data? What
should I ask google for? The only way I found to analyze a large file is to
write a doc handler specifying startElement/characters/… methods. I don’t
believe that there is no way to use given logical structure (and types of
The only thing I need to do (now) is to parse a file and move data to RDBMS.
Please, at least some keywords to start with.
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