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Joined: Jun 09, 2002
Jul 01, 2002 11:58:00
Im doing a project on converting an HTML file into a well formatted version. To make the source code look 'nicer'.
Basically I have to take care of indentation and removing redundant tags.
Any suggestions of how I might tackle this problem?
Joined: Sep 29, 2000
Jul 01, 2002 14:55:00
Read in the file.
Parse it looking for specific no-no's
Replace those with prettier html
Write out the file.
Pretty straight forward.
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Joined: Dec 03, 2001
Jul 02, 2002 09:37:00
The devil is in the details. The parsing is the hard part. The best way is to learn to use lexer and grammar generators.
I agree. Here's the link:
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