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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 Gould516February 02, 2013 03:09PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould213February 02, 2013 03:30PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Michael Heidemann206February 02, 2013 03:50PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould217February 02, 2013 04:10PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Allen Smith241February 02, 2013 04:39PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould227February 02, 2013 04:49PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Attachments Allen Smith228February 04, 2013 09:14AM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould245February 04, 2013 01:44PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Steffen244February 02, 2013 05:52PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould233February 02, 2013 07:58PM
[Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Attachments Tim Gould251February 02, 2013 09:52PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Michael Heidemann235February 03, 2013 12:46AM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould264February 03, 2013 04:02AM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould233February 03, 2013 04:08AM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Michael Heidemann266February 03, 2013 04:29AM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould209February 03, 2013 01:11PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Attachments Michael Heidemann214February 03, 2013 02:58PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould206February 03, 2013 03:07PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Michael Heidemann200February 04, 2013 09:06AM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Travis Cobbs215February 03, 2013 06:06PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould218February 03, 2013 06:10PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould250February 03, 2013 06:24PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Steffen209February 06, 2013 04:37PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould223February 06, 2013 04:44PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Michael Heidemann220February 07, 2013 08:42AM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Roland Melkert205February 07, 2013 10:24AM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] UPDATE: Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould198February 07, 2013 12:55PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould222February 03, 2013 04:43PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould249February 03, 2013 06:06PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Travis Cobbs272February 03, 2013 06:17PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould264February 03, 2013 06:26PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Michael Heidemann238February 04, 2013 09:17AM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould269February 04, 2013 01:41PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Michael Heidemann270February 04, 2013 02:02PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould264February 04, 2013 02:32PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Roland Melkert260February 07, 2013 10:42AM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould237February 07, 2013 01:12PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Steffen238February 06, 2013 04:49PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould225February 06, 2013 05:47PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Michael Heidemann206February 07, 2013 09:13AM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould217February 07, 2013 01:07PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Michael Heidemann203February 07, 2013 01:38PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Tim Gould227February 07, 2013 01:53PM
Re: [Thoughts wanted] V3 - Parts.xml - xml improvement on Part.lst Michael Heidemann321February 07, 2013 02:17PM



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