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From Bill de hÓra <>
Subject Re: [properties]Why .properties instead of XML?
Date Fri, 29 Aug 2003 21:12:42 GMT
Khrishnamurthy, Sankar wrote:

> Noted that some of the .conf files are XML files while there are still
> some .properties file?  What is the rationale behind this?  Why not use
> .properties files or XML files uniformly for every configuration file?

I suppose because some people/tools don't need a nested structure; 
where key-values are sufficient .properties.

Bill de hÓra

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