[Python-Dev] XML codec?
walter at livinglogic.de
Sat Nov 10 17:15:29 CET 2007
"Martin v. LÃ¶wis" sagte:
>> And what do you do once you've detected the encoding? You decode the
>> input, so why not combine both into an XML decoder?
> Because it is the XML parser that does the decoding, not the
> application. Also, it is better to provide functionality in
> a modular manner (i.e. encoding detection separately from
It is separate. Detection is done by codecs.detect_xml_encoding(), decoding is done by the codec.
> and leaving integration of modules to the application,
> in particular if the integration is trivial.
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