newlines and sax.saxutils.quoteattr
fredrik at pythonware.com
Tue Sep 19 17:57:13 CEST 2006
Edward K. Ream wrote:
> - Does anyone know whether this is guaranteed to be a general solution? That
> is, are sax parsers *obliged* to ignore newlines in attributes?
> - If sax parsers are indeed obliged to ignore newlines in attributes, would
> it be a good idea to (optionally?) have sax.saxutils.quoteattr perform the
> substitution of newlines to ' \n' ?
perhaps. a really good idea would be store free-format text in
elements, not attributes, but I guess it's too late to fix OPML.
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