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Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst
February 03, 2013 04:43PM
Version III

I've taken into account Mike's file format, but changed it to improve (to me at least) human readability. I'd be really interested to hear thoughts about my style vs Mike's for readability.

<PartEntry    Filetype="Shortcut"    IsOfficial="True"    [IsAlias="True"]
    [IsPhysicalColour = "True"]    > <!-- These describe the attributes of the entry -->
   <!-- Below is the data for the entry -->
  <Filename>u9234c02.dat</Filename>
  <Description>Train Track 12V Tapered Point Right Electric (Branching)</Description>
  <Author>Steffen [Steffen]</Author>
  <FilenameWithPath>C:\Program Files (x86)\LDraw\parts\u9234c02.dat</FilenameWithPath>
  <Category>Train</Category>
  [<Keywords></Keywords>]
  [<Help></Help>]
  [<History>2012-03-30 [PTadmin] Official Update 2012-01</History>]
  [<BFC>CERTIFY CW</BFC>]
  [<Comments></Comments>]
</PartEntry>

Here the optional components only show if they have data. Similarly IsAlias and IsPhysicalColour will only show when true.

For my copy of the library the parts.xml file is 3.5Mb or one MP3 song.

Tim

Edited 2 time(s). Last edit at 2013-02-03 04:45PM by Tim Gould.
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[Thoughts wanted] Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Attachments Tim Gould602February 02, 2013 03:09PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould258February 02, 2013 03:30PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Michael Heidemann254February 02, 2013 03:50PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould272February 02, 2013 04:10PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Allen Smith294February 02, 2013 04:39PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould292February 02, 2013 04:49PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Attachments Allen Smith260February 04, 2013 09:14AM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould307February 04, 2013 01:44PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Steffen302February 02, 2013 05:52PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould289February 02, 2013 07:58PM
[Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Attachments Tim Gould304February 02, 2013 09:52PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Michael Heidemann281February 03, 2013 12:46AM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould303February 03, 2013 04:02AM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould280February 03, 2013 04:08AM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Michael Heidemann320February 03, 2013 04:29AM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould271February 03, 2013 01:11PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Attachments Michael Heidemann259February 03, 2013 02:58PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould262February 03, 2013 03:07PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Michael Heidemann243February 04, 2013 09:06AM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Travis Cobbs269February 03, 2013 06:06PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould266February 03, 2013 06:10PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould305February 03, 2013 06:24PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Steffen265February 06, 2013 04:37PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould264February 06, 2013 04:44PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Michael Heidemann273February 07, 2013 08:42AM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Roland Melkert251February 07, 2013 10:24AM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould247February 07, 2013 12:55PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould265February 03, 2013 04:43PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould308February 03, 2013 06:06PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Travis Cobbs317February 03, 2013 06:17PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould329February 03, 2013 06:26PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Michael Heidemann287February 04, 2013 09:17AM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould330February 04, 2013 01:41PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Michael Heidemann324February 04, 2013 02:02PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould314February 04, 2013 02:32PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Roland Melkert329February 07, 2013 10:42AM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould302February 07, 2013 01:12PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Steffen287February 06, 2013 04:49PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould285February 06, 2013 05:47PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Michael Heidemann255February 07, 2013 09:13AM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould250February 07, 2013 01:07PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Michael Heidemann237February 07, 2013 01:38PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould280February 07, 2013 01:53PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Michael Heidemann362February 07, 2013 02:17PM



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