Writing XML from Python ...

Fred L. Drake, Jr. fdrake at acm.org
Thu Aug 19 14:48:51 EDT 1999

Gerald Gutierrez writes:
 > I've been having an extremely hard time finding information on how I
 > can write out XML files from Python. The python-xml software seems to
 > be targetted primarily at parsing XML files, not creating them.

  If you create DOM objects using the XML package (which can be done
programmatically without a source document), you can simply write the
string returned by the document object's toxml() method.
  If you don't want to use the XML package, print works just fine.


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