[Python-Dev] Assertions

Fred L. Drake, Jr. fdrake@acm.org
Wed, 22 Nov 2000 15:44:59 -0500 (EST)

Greg Stein writes:
 > By definition, isn't minidom supposed to be cheap/easy/quick? The quick
 > answer to a problem?
 > If somebody wants an exception-conforming DOM implementation with all the
 > bells and whistles, then they can go elsewhere. If minidom starts getting
 > loaded up, then it has kind of defeated its purpose, no?

  I've started a new discussion about this over in the XML SIG; if
you're interested, please join in on that list.  If you haven't been
following it, you might want to check the archives starting with


Fred L. Drake, Jr.  <fdrake at acm.org>
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