Python and XML?

Paul Winkler slinkp23 at
Sun Oct 14 08:07:06 CEST 2001

On Sat, 13 Oct 2001 18:08:36 -0400, Legeza George
J. <george at> wrote:

>Hi all,
>    I'm pretty new to Python and I hadn't intended to use it for much (other
>than as something to add to my resume), but recently a project's come up
>that I think it would be good for. Unfortunetly, there are going to be other
>components of this project that will be reading output in XML format. So
>here's my question - does Python have any built in support for XML? Or is
>there some extension of the language that provides support for XML? If so,
>where can I find more information? Thanks,

Two things to look at:

- section 13 of the Standard Library Reference,
in your python documentation. Lots of XML modules.

- the XML section of Activestate's Python Cookbook, which
includes some examples of the above:


Paul Winkler

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