[pypy-dev] which xml libraries? was (Re: PyPy 1.4 released)

Stefan Behnel stefan_ml at behnel.de
Wed Dec 1 08:48:41 CET 2010

Paolo Giarrusso, 01.12.2010 00:34:
> Anyway, this does not interact with benchmarks above - Stefan, I still
> don't get why you complained that pyexpat is slow by showing
> benchmarks for another module, I guess I do not understand your email,
> but it asks "reasonable?" after Amaury talks about pyexpat.

Well, in CPython, I can see little to no reason why anyone would go as 
low-level as pyexpat when you can use cElementTree. So IMHO the level to 
compare is what people would normally use rather than what people could 
potentially use if they were beaten hard enough.


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