Case-insensitive XML Parsing

Steve Holden sholden at
Mon Aug 5 14:20:57 CEST 2002

"C. R. Sandeep" <sandeep at> wrote in message
news:e8dec818.0208050352.50520daf at
> Hi,
>      I am using the xml.dom.minidom module to do some XML parsing. Is
> there any way I can set an option to do case-insensitive parsing? I
> have a lot of files with inconsistent tag names and I need to parse
> them in Python. I checked the Python Global Module Reference but
> couldn't find any relevant information. Also, I do not want to use
> xmllib at this time (which, I think, supports case-insensitive parsing
> - not sure of this though).
>      Thanks in advance,

In that case (no pun intended) it isn't XML you are parsing.

Steve Holden                       
Python Web Programming      

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