For my MSc project I made heavy use of the Eclipse IDE to write various Groovy programs that took an XML input and output an SVG (of course SVG is XML also, but I hope you understand). Groovy was a great choice as, while not as fast as C, for instance, it was easy to… Read More Going to have to try eclim
I half remembered doing something like this before … and it works: though I don’t know if this is a bug in xsltproc or what… To get the stylesheet to work I have to delete the namespace declaration in the svg tag in the graph – ie change to this: and then run xsltproc with… Read More XSL problem solved (sort of)
I stumbled across the site XMLSucks.com just now when reading a comment on slashdot about the idea that there was an FBI mandated “backdoor” in OpenBSD. Right now I am working on some coursework with XML and so the site has my sympathy. For sure, XML has its uses – SVG seems like a pretty good… Read More XML: any use?