ANN: ElementTree 1.2 final (june 18, 2004)

Fredrik Lundh
Fri, 18 Jun 2004 17:07:43 +0200

The Element type is a simple but flexible container object, designed
to store hierarchical data structures, such as simplified XML infosets,
in memory.  The ElementTree package provides a Python implementation
of this type, plus code to serialize element trees to and from XML =

The 1.2 release adds limited support for XPath and XInclude, and also=20
fixes a number of serialization bugs, mostly related to extensive use of
namespaces and unicode in tags and attribute names.  For a complete
list of changes, see the CHANGES document in the source kit.

You can get the ElementTree toolkit from:

Documentation, articles, and some code samples (including an XML-RPC
unmarshaller in 16 lines) are available from:

enjoy /F