Re: XML files

From: Artovil (
Date: 08/18/02

At 05:11 2002-08-18 -0500, you wrote:
>Has anyone ever converted circleMUD over to XML files? I
>have been considering it for a few days now, and just can't seem to
>find a reason not to.It'ld be easier to write files out, as all file
>handling would actually be done by the parser/writer.They would be
>ASCII, so still easily repairable should something break. I was just
>wondering if anyone has ever tried this.

Dragon's Fang has done it, and if you search on Google or something, I am
sure that you will be able to find their source out there.

One thing you need to think about: XML libraries and parsing eats a lot of
memory.  I suggest you look at a "real" database instead, such as MySQL or


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