Re: [xsl] reading a large XML file using document()

Subject: Re: [xsl] reading a large XML file using document()
From: a kusa <akusa8@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Mon, 4 Jan 2010 13:41:55 -0600
I think my for-each loop was causing the problems. I fixed the code
and now its fine. Sorry for the confusion. And thanks for all your

On Mon, Jan 4, 2010 at 11:11 AM, David Carlisle <davidc@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>> But this XML file has 36000 lines of data that I have to read.
> do you have evidence that that is actually a problem? I regularly load
> files with more lines than that. there may be various ways to make
> things faster, use a faster xslt engine, a faster machine or an xml
> database for example, but 36000 lines doesn't seem many, and without any
> more context hard to suggest anything specific.
> unicode.xml available from
> has nearly 114000 lines of xml and the xslt transforms in that directory
> used to generate documents and entity files, and xslt 2 character maps
> for example, just run with saxon from the command line with no special
> caching or compilation at all. It's more than fast enough for the job,
> but I'm not trying to dynamically regenerate the entire collection every
> second (or even every week).
> David

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