newbie xml+python question

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Thu Jul 12 21:16:33 CEST 2001

You should be able to accomplish all of this with the python modules at

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adam in the domain

Tigra wrote:

> Hi
> Please, recommend what to use (and where to get a comprehensive doc) on an
> xml library which allows solving these tasks:
> 1. parse xml into dom (I mean into language specific xml tree struct)
> 2. roll a dom of my own and save it into xml (also update an existing dom)
> 3. check dom and/or xml against a dtd file/string/stream (at least string)
> 4. parse dtd into dom and reverse (I just want to create/parse dtds of my own)
> 5. transform an xml document with an xsl template.
> 6. have hooks on every step of operation. I.e. if a dtd validation fails, I'd
>    like to get an exceptionm with info on where and why the error occured, not
>    just "Validation error at xml line 14 (or node ...)".
> I guess that SAX isn't able of meeting all these requrements.
> Any help (or even advocacy) is appreciated.
> Thanks
> Sergey

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