John J Lee
jjl at pobox.com
Wed Nov 26 07:09:57 EST 2003
On Tue, 25 Nov 2003, Bill Janssen wrote:
> It's wrong to ask whether there spiders written in Python, I think. A
> more interesting question is, how many times was Python rejected as a
> language in which to write crawlers because some other language had a
> better library? I know of at least one such case here in the last year.
So, before anybody even considers a CSS parser in the standard library,
somebody has to write a python CSS parser (or wrap one), maintain it, and
see how many people use it.
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