[Newbies] RSS Reader

Bert Freudenberg bert at impara.de
Sat May 20 17:01:36 UTC 2006

Am 20.05.2006 um 15:14 schrieb cdrick:

> You basically need to fetch feeds over HTTP, parse the XML, and
> display it. The network access support is in the image, to parse XML
> you should install "YAXO" from Squeakmap, and then build an
> interface, perhaps using the ToolBuilder UI framework (http://
> www.squeaksource.com/ToolBuilder.html ).
> Is Yaxo enough to parse and/or query XML files ?

Yaxo is pretty much a SAX parser (see http://www.saxproject.org/),  
you can provide your own callbacks or let it build a generic DOM. So,  
yes, it should be enough.

> Are XPath and XMLTransformer (on squeakmap too) interesting and  
> complementary to Yaxo ?

I don't know, haven't used them.

- Bert -

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