XML parsing error

by kai on 16/05/2006

Ever ended up with the following error?

“An error occured while Parsing an XML document.
The processing instruction target matching “[xX][mM][lL]” is not allowed.”

It happened to me today when I was trying to parse a highly complex chunk of XML with XMLParse(). Eventually I found out that it came down to basically a SAXParseException and it was reasonably easy to solve by changing my code from:




Basically there shouldn’t be anything before the opening XML tag, then it’s supposed to work.

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