New tools for morphological data management

Leigh Dodds ldodds at INGENTA.COM
Wed Sep 19 11:02:35 CEST 2001


>> I would like to plead to keep up the Delta standard in text 
>> format, at least for data transfer between systems and programs.
>
> A new XML-based format is being developed that should separate core 
> data (characters, states, descriptions) from application-specific 
> commands (many of the DELTA directives). It will be much easier to 
> parse than the current DELTA files and should allow the "standard" to 
> grow in a flexible and open way.

Any further details on this? This might be a useful data point [1].

[1]. http://www.ldodds.com/delta/

Cheers,

L.

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