[Python-Dev] serializing Python as XML
Fred L. Drake, Jr.
Sun, 24 Sep 2000 10:27:55 -0400 (EDT)
Greg Wilson writes:
> Hi, everyone. One of the Software Carpentry designers has asked whether a
> package exists to serialize Python data structures as XML, so that lists
> of dictionaries of tuples of etc. can be exchanged with other XML-aware
> tools. Does this exist, even in pre-release form? If not, I'd like to
> hear from anyone who's already done any thinking in this direction.
There are at least two implementations; I'm not sure of their exact
The PyXML contains something called xml.marshal, written by Andrew
Kuchling. I've also seen something called Python xml_objectify (I
think) announced on Freshmeat.net.
Fred L. Drake, Jr. <fdrake at beopen.com>
BeOpen PythonLabs Team Member