[Openstreetmap-dev] CSV transport encoding scheme
steve at asklater.com
Fri Jan 27 14:05:16 GMT 2006
* @ 26/01/06 11:50:51 PM dave-osm at earth.li wrote:
> On Thu, Jan 26, 2006 at 11:37:23PM +0000, David Sheldon wrote:
> > I'm away for a few days, but if you want I can rewrite map.rb without
> > using REXML. Alternatively does ruby have a wrapper for expat that can
> > be used to write the XML? expat is a native XML library and should be a
> > little faster here.
> I should have actually checked, rather than just writing this when I
> thought of it. I changed my code to use the libxml wrappers
> (libxml.rubyforge.org or apt-get install libxml-ruby). And it now takes
> 0.22 seconds.
> I think that this will be the solution to our speed problems for the
> moment. Almost as fast as print, but with all the benefits of using an
> XML library. Unfortunatly I don't think I will have time to work on it
> before next Thursday, but if nobody else has worked on it, I will spend
> some time towards the end of next week changing the current code to use
That'd be useful... actually, roll back imi's changes and update ox.rb
and everything will use it.
SteveC steve at asklater.com http://www.asklater.com/steve/
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