Prior to setting about doing some "real" development work with xia2 which is well past due, I am clearing out some of the cruft of things which really are no longer needed. One thing I identified was:
which produces an XML file fill of not-a-lot. I think that this is superceded by the LogFiles/bioxhit.xml and the optional -ispyb_xml_out which I know are used. I will remove this as I am 99% sure it's redundant - this post is so that anyone googling can find out where it went.