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From the Frontiers of Research to the Heart of the Enterprise
O'Reilly Open Source Convention
Sheraton San Diego Hotel and Marina
July 22-26, 2002 -- San Diego, CA



Perl and XML
Kip Hampton, Freelance Web Developer

Track: XML
Date: Monday, July 22
Time: 1:45pm - 5:15pm
Location: Grande Ballroom A

This tutorial will go from the very basics of XML (covered very quickly) to an overview of the more popular Perl modules available for XML processing, on to several examples of how some of those modules may be used to solve real-world problems.

  • Introduction
    • Why XML?
    • Why Perl?
  • Surveying the Perl XML module landscape
    • Available XML Parsers
    • Perl and the Standard XML Interfaces
      • The Document Object Model (DOM)
      • Simple API for XML (SAX)
    • Perl XML Interfaces
      • XML::Simple
      • XML::Grove
      • XML::Twig
  • Putting Perl/XML to Work
    • Document-centric XML Tasks
      • Web Automation
      • Content Syndication
      • Templating
      • CGI XML Applications
      • AxKit
    • Data-centric XML Tasks
      • XML as a Replacement for Flat Files
      • XML/Database Integration
      • SOAP and XML-RPC
    • Common XML Tasks
      • Transforming XML
      • Validating XML Documents
      • "Diff-ing" XML Documents
  • Perl XML Q&A

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