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Web applications often need their HTML/XML documents cleaned asynchronously or synchronously."Cleaning" could be checking for well-formedness, manipulating an expression in the documents, or parsing them for custom-specific functionality. To my knowledge, there are no specific tools that can be molded to cater to custom-specific functionalities in terms of flushing documents in their own custom way. So why not write your own parsing tool - one that could be specific to your application logic and also have the capabilities of seamlessly integrating and/or wrapping with other existing tools? This article presents a simple and open framework that eases custom parsing and checking of any type of document - XML, HTML, text, and so on - through the concept of filters and XML-based configurations. The idea here is to define filters, tie them up in a piped fashion, and str... (more)

Hybrid XSL Transformation Engine

XSLT is an extremely popular technology that supports business-to-business and business-to-customer integration, and device-based Web access. Due to its ability to deliver portable data, XML plays a key role in e-commerce applications. Organizations that are developing XML vocabularies and DTD/schemas are playing a great role in enabling the standardization of intrabusiness and business-to-business communications. Effective and intelligent processing of XML data will save hundreds of hours of development work and can simplify complex business logic in your application. Using XSL... (more)