Message from JavaScript discussions

July 2017

— "Most alternatives (JSON, YAML, INI files) are easier to parse than XML."

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Https://stackoverflow.com/questions/14737977/which-is-fast-to-read-xml-ini-or-txt

"XML is generally preferred as it has been built into the .Net libraries."
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— Very Microsofty indeed

— Xml seems a standard for interchanging data to and from different systems like some accounting sw and a pc software

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— But it's not a good standard

— It's an inefficient standard

— Maybe, but we are bound

— Maybe Microsofts effect

— Like xls

— Doc

— Https://github.com/versionpress/versionpress/issues/914

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"XML: you've got to be kidding right? :)"

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— Kek