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What is use of XML??

Noor Mustafa
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Joined: Mar 14, 2001
Posts: 12
Hi
I am new to XML. I go throgh a tutorial on XML, but I understood that XML can only be used for configuation files. We can do this by any text file, then what is the use XML?
Can anybody tell me?
Noor
Ajith Kallambella
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Joined: Mar 17, 2000
Posts: 5782
We have a very interesting discussion going on here, in another thread about the same issue. Check it out!


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