Poignant: Xml meets Huffman

Tue, 02. Feb 2010

Categories: en development Tags: Binary exchange Huffman XML

There’s a spec at the w3c about compressing (XML) named „Efficient XML Interchange“ Format taking into account the grammar and likelihood of atoms within the document.Β They indeed use something similar the the Huffman Coding.

TheΒ results are quite impressive – nice charts!