Well, I’m the maintainer of this package, but not it’s author, and I have an answer for you, but … you’re going to be surprised. It’s pretty gross.
It turns out that the “sxml:document” function looks for local files *without* a file: prefix. So, you can just call (sxml:docmuent “/tmp/test.xml”) You might regard this as pretty horrible, and in fact, I do too. In my defense, I don’t think I’ve ever used this particular function. I usually just use "ssax:xml->sxml” instead, which will also work for you. I think I’m going to go ahead and make a unilateral change to this function; I’d be surprised if anyone complains. John Clements > On May 13, 2018, at 21:21, N. Raghavendra <nyraghu27...@gmail.com> wrote: > > I am new to Scheme, and have only basic experience with Emacs Lisp and > Common Lisp. > > I want to use SXML to parse a file. So in Emacs/geiser, I load the sxml > module, and evaluate > > (sxml:document "file:///tmp/test.xml") > > I get > > xlink:api-error: resource doesn't exist: "file:/tmp/test.xml" > #f > > although the file exists. I have tried > > file://tmp/test.xml > > file://localhost/tmp/test.xml > > file://localhost//tmp/test.xml > > etc., > > but none of them is working. > > I'd appreciate any help. > > Thanks, > Raghu. > > -- > N. Raghavendra <ra...@hri.res.in>, http://www.retrotexts.net/ > Harish-Chandra Research Institute, http://www.hri.res.in/ > > -- > You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups > "Racket Users" group. > To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an > email to racket-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. > For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout. -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Racket Users" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to racket-users+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.