DLXS Programmers & Technical Workshop February, 2002

XPat Overview

  • Originally OpenText’s pat50
  • DLPS acquired the source code, has made some changes and enhancements, plans more.
  • String based searching rather than word based
  • SGML/XML aware searching in the sense that one make very specific, structurally constrained searches for strings and regions
  • See XPat details