python + xml performance compared to Java and C++ ??

Martin von Loewis loewis at informatik.hu-berlin.de
Mon Oct 15 16:54:00 CEST 2001


"Markus Jais" <mjais at web.de> writes:

> does anyone have experiences how fast xml processing
> and XSLT processing with python (using PyXML and 4Suite tools)
> is, compared to Java and C++ (using the apache tools, like
> Xalan, Xerces....)

I have once compared Xerces/Java with PyXML Expat, see

http://mail.python.org/pipermail/xml-sig/2000-October/003610.html

Add that time, I found the Java parser to be an order of magnitude
slower than Expat.

Regards,
Martin




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