[Xml-logilab] xmldiff functionality

Daniel daniel@netwalk.org
Wed, 27 Feb 2002 12:02:27 -0500 (EST)


> As you could clearly figure out by reading the *XML*specification*, order
> matters in XML documents. The spec says <root><a/><b/></root> and
> <root><b/><a/></root> are different documents.

I hope you are not so bound by documentation that you can never
see beyond the scope of an application.

> Now xmldiff is free software, if you want to contribute your missing
> feature it will be gladly included in the next release. As stated before,
> we do not have applications that do not care about the order of XML
> elements, hence do not plan to implement it ourselves.

Great. Again, it was a suggestion. I'm not sure why this is a difficult
concept.

I apologize any inconvinience my suggestion has caused. Thank you.

db