std.xml2 (collecting features)

Jacob Carlborg via Digitalmars-d digitalmars-d at
Tue May 5 23:31:54 PDT 2015

On 2015-05-06 01:38, Walter Bright wrote:

> I haven't read the Tango source code, but the performance of it's xml
> was supposedly because it did not use the GC, it used slices.

That's only true for the pull parser (not sure about the SAX parser). 
The DOM parser needs to allocate the nodes, but if I recall correctly 
those are allocated in a free list. Not sure which parser was used in 
the test.

/Jacob Carlborg

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