[Python-Dev] Fixing the XML batteries

"Martin v. Löwis" martin at v.loewis.de
Sun Dec 11 23:40:47 CET 2011

Am 09.12.2011 16:09, schrieb Dirkjan Ochtman:
> On Fri, Dec 9, 2011 at 09:02, Stefan Behnel <stefan_ml at behnel.de> wrote:
>> a) The stdlib documentation should help users to choose the right tool right
>> from the start.
>> b) cElementTree should finally loose it's "special" status as a separate
>> library and disappear as an accelerator module behind ElementTree.
> An at least somewhat informed +1 from me. The ElementTree API is a
> very good way to deal with XML from Python, and it deserves to be
> promoted over the included alternatives.
> Let's deprecate the NiCad batteries and try to guide users toward the
> Li-Ion ones.

If you are proposing to deprecate minidom: -1


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