Extensible Markup Language (XML) is a structured document format that defines human- and machine-readable encoding rules.

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XML data-parsing design that doesn't sacrifice efficiency [on hold]

I have the following method signature ...
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Validate XML using XSD, a Catalog Resolver, and JAXP DOM for XSLT

Background As this related question describes, there does not appear to be a canonical way to validate XML files against an XSD then subsequently transform them using an XSL template with file paths ...
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What is a good design pattern for generating an Excel (xlsx) file in code? [migrated]

I occasionally have projects where I have to output some data as an Excel file (xlsx format). The process is usually: User clicks some buttons in my application My code runs a DB query and ...
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Propel ORM Schema Builder

I've worked out my Schema Builder for Propel. In short: I've created a class that can be used to create the 'schema.xml' for building a database for propel dynamically, because I need this for another ...
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Client-side XML + CSS architecture

Background With the goal of creating a simple architecture, I am wondering about the implications of a client-side rendering implementation. The request architecture resembles: ...
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Android “Search” Activity and corresponding XML

Below is an Android Activity and corresponding XML layout. The function of the class is to search an ...
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Adding credentialsID node to SVN location nodes

I'm new to ruby. Recently I wrote a script to add a credentialsID node to each SVN location node in each config.xml file for all ...
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File validator configured using XML

I am making an application to check for any files that does not follow a specific pattern defined in a XML file. The application works well, but the source code is not the greatest, and memory ...
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CLI Command Search Tool - XML Framework

I'm working on the OSCP, and Information Security certificate based around penetration testing. CLI-based tools seem to be the core of most pen-testing assignments, so I'd like to build a tool aiding ...
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Too many null checks in an XML-to-XML transformation

I'm writing a conversion mechanism in C#. I deserialize a big XML document of one type and return a big XML document of another type (via serialization of another object). While I'm doing the ...
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Different Approach to the following ASP.NET Web API Action

Maybe someone here can help me sort out this implementation and make it better. First the following constraints: 1 Controller & Action that accepts all post requests, these post requests will ...
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Improving iterative manipulation on XML elements

In this reply, there's an example of how to remove a node from a XML structure. ...
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Single Sign On - SAML Response generation

I am trying to implement a IDP initiated Single Sign On Solution (service similar to onelogin's) to Cloud based Service providers such as Google Apps, Salesforce etc. The project is a Maven eclipse ...
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Parsing XML to send data into several files

My code works for the most part. (The problems are on the html side not the python side) however I feel it could run quicker or more efficiently. Due to the size of the XML document it parses it's ...
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HttpWeb* and XmlReader Async?

I've run into the need to deserialize XML that returns from an http request. I've done some light work with XML deserialization in the past but that was against files on disk. While attempting to ...
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Unifying XML formatting with inheritable parsing

Inspired by the XML format for game data question, I was interested to see how my system works for storing game data. My system works a lot like Halo, where there are a variety of gametypes and ...
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XML format for game data

I want to create an XML format in which I will define data objects for a game I am currently working on. The base idea is that I will have Elements which can be ...
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Use of die() in flow control - proper and sensible?

Designed for OpenCart, vQmod places or replaces bits of code based on XML files. The following three versions of the code achieve the same goal, which is to ...
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Why does the new ADT create a static inner class Fragment by default?

Honestly, I can't help but feel that this is done merely to confuse newcomers. Most of the errors on Stack Overflow by complete Android newbies mostly stem from that they have a static inner class ...
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Converting string array to string (and vice-versa) for storing via XML

I'm using XML to store data and I need to store a string array in it. The best way (that I can think of) to store a string array is by converting it to a single string. In order to do that, I'm using ...
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Finding the minimum of two numbers [closed]

For this flowchart on finding the minimum of 2 numbers: I've created XML for this flowchart: ...
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FormBuilder code suggestions for POCO

I am constructing a form builder in ASP.NET and I am wanting help with the structure of my POCO classes I have the following so far. I just don't see why I need to add to a list and then process it ...
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Updating XML config files

I have been unable to find any other way to update a user config file than the following method. ...
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Short XML parser

This is my first code in C# ever. It compiles and works as intended (not complete), but I want to see what I'm doing right and wrong as a first-timer. ...
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Using XDocument properly

I have a WCF service in which I am reading and adding some records to a .xml file. I load the .xml document in the constructor and use it in all the methods and save when it's updated. I want to ...
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How to avoid duplication in my document writer?

I have these two methods which are generating two different xml files whose header section is same and detail section varies. The root node is different for both xml files. Here I have two methods ...
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Optimisation XML handling within vb.net application

I need to optimize this snippet to be faster: ...
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Themed Folder Classification

I am trying a very simple method of getting the theme information via a theme.xml within each theme folder. What it should do: Scan the theme directory ../themes Return the names of all the theme ...
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ListView with a search filter

I have this piece of code I've been working on for quite some time. It's a ListView with a search filter. Inside each row, it contains a user Image, a User's name and how many friends they have in ...
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Find records with duplicate serial number

I was tasked today with cleaning up data from a SSRS report put together by a DB programmer. The original report was to find duplicate serial number sales within a user-defined period of time. I was ...
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Displaying blog posts from non-SSL site in SSL site

The Issue I added SSL to a previously static and non-SSL website because some new features will require it. I'm using rails 4.0.5, ruby 1.9.3, and the site is deployed on heroku. [it's at www dot ...
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Extracting the text of a specific XML node

I have to extract friendlyName from the XML document. Here's my current solution: ...
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First attempt at designing a 'ProfileActivity'

I designed this layout in Balsamiq for my ProfileActivityand I tried to replicate it. The screen on the left fits the correct proportions, whereas the screen on the ...
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Fluent Interface for a XmlQueryBuilder

In this answer I suggested using a fluent interface "builder" to replace all the hard-coded, repetitive and quite error-prone inline XML string concatenations. This code might need a bit of tweaking ...
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Saving an XML file created by Tesseract OCR as a traversable object

My project here works upon output that comes out of a Tesseract OCR scan using hOCR format, then I read it with JDOM 2.0 and finally save it one of my own objects, which at a later point needs to be ...
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Optimizing playlist processing

I am trying to process an audio library file which is about 350 KB. My application processes each song on the file gets its meta-data and displays it in a List Box. The problem is that it takes too ...
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Civilization 5 mod validator

I would like to submit a portion of my code for Code Review, and I have done my best to comment the code (and include essential parts that may aid understanding of the program) for your convenience! ...
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Manage XML file with custom XmlFileHandler class

This post is a follow up question. The purpose of this class should became clear without any further explanation. Raise your hand. If not, then I will have to improve the naming/structure. I would ...
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Check if XmlNode with certain attribute exists and create XmlNode if not

I'm not going to explain the purpose of the code provided below. If you do not understand it, i know that i have to improve it (naming, structure etc.). I would like to know how to improve this code ...
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Extraction of data from Flickr

I'm crawling Flickr for data for my university research project. However it's very slow and I'm not sure what it is exactly. It could be the FileWriter slowing it ...
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Comparing Server Version Number History

I have this code that compares all version numbers of servers. (The version numbers are stored in an XML file) Before the code would compare the current version number with the previous. This caused ...
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Converting KML/XML to Javascript

So, I have the boundaries of every states in the US, from the google map KML file. This KML file is actually a XML file. I'm converting this file to a JS file compatible with google map in order to ...
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Parse XML using Python XML eTree

I am a high school intern, and I am trying to parse my mentor's code so that he can read in an XML file and call simple methods to edit or get information from his XML file. I was hoping someone ...
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Dividing the screen in two halves using LinearLayout

I want to divide the screen in two halves. The layout is locked on portrait mode. The top half will have one button and the bottom half will have many buttons. That's why I choose this division, since ...
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Parsing XML data to be put onto a site with jQuery

I will preface by saying that this data set is much larger than what I have here. I'm having to loop through an XML file to get data and display it on a site with jQuery. I have to use jQuery because ...
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Best practice to create XML messages with DOMDocument class in PHP

I want to create XML messages for webservice communication. These messages should be created from a pool of reusable elements. Therefore I have created different classes. A "factory" class, that only ...
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Anonymous methods, factory methods, threading, and XML input

I have an application which retrieves data from a (potentially) very large XML file. A combination of XMLReader and XDocument seemed to be the only way I could manage the entire thing the way I ...