[Python-Dev] Namespace collision between lib/xml and site-packages/xml

Mark Favas m.favas@per.dem.csiro.au
Sun, 03 Sep 2000 10:05:03 +0800

Guido van Rossum wrote:
> You might be able to get the old XML-sig code to override the core xml
> package by creating a symlink named _xmlplus to it in site-packages
> though.

Nope - doing this allows the imports to succeed where before they were
failing, but I get a "SAXException: No parsers found" failure now. No
big deal - I'll probably rename the xml-sig stuff and include it in my