xml.dom.minidom entity reference translation

Dale Strickland-Clark dale at riverhall.NOTHANKS.co.uk
Sat Oct 27 18:52:37 CEST 2001


Martin von Loewis <loewis at informatik.hu-berlin.de> wrote:

>On it's own, the XML parser doens't display any text. It can't be
>to_xml, either, since that would have produced <monty>...</monty>. 
>So how did you get that output?

Sorted it. I was knocking up a few lines to demonstrate the problem
when I discovered that entity references are retrieved as seperate
nodes (why?) and it was my concatenation code that was removing the
spaces.

However, I have now discovered .normalize() which gives me what I
need.

Cheers.
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Dale Strickland-Clark
Riverhall Systems Ltd



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