User Parser Xquery of Saxon

diego pro
  • diego pro
    diego pro


    I want to use the parser of Saxon for my project ( to make a IDE for the
    langage XQuery),
    Do you knows where I can locking for the documents which talk about this

    Thank you so much for yours reponses!

  • David Lee
    David Lee

    The W3C maintains open XQuery parsers and documentation at


  • Michael Kay
    Michael Kay

    First, please note that this forum has been superseded by the new Saxon
    community site at

    Sometimes when people say "parser" they are referring incorrectly to the XSLT
    or XQuery processor, but I guess you are using the term correctly to refer to
    the XQuery syntax analyzer and tokenizer. These are open source and you are
    free to use them, but you will not find any documentation other than the
    comments in the code. I don't think it's the best XQuery parser in the world -
    it's a rather crude hand-written top-down recursive descent parser - but it