ElementTree - Why not part of the core?
steve at holdenweb.com
Wed Dec 14 15:40:05 CET 2005
Istvan Albert wrote:
>>Python 2.5a0 (#1, Dec 12 2005, 19:26:49)
>>>>import xml.etree.ElementTree as ET
> hip hip hurray!
> don't know how this works, the link now seems to be:
For 2.5 the current xml namespaces will, I believe, move to xmlcore.
Compatibility code will replace the current xml package, to ensure that
core modules not replaced by other components will still be available
under their old names. This will allow better handling of fallbacks
when, say, an optional C extension module is absent and it can be
replaced by an xmlcore pure Python module.
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