PyXML DOM question: adding the DOCTYPE
Martin von Loewis
loewis at informatik.hu-berlin.de
Tue Aug 14 15:52:11 CEST 2001
pibble at yahoo.com (Preston Landers) writes:
> Everything is peachy keen with the output except one thing: I need a
> <!DOCTYPE> meta-element at the top of the document, and I can't seem
> to get minidom to include this. The scanty documentation provides few
> clues for this puzzle.
In short, the W3C DOM does not support doctypes in any reasonable way
and minidom implements just the required minimum.
I would recommend that you write the <?xml header and the DOCTYPE
declaration yourself, and then invoke writexml on the documentElement,
instead of invoking toxml.
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