Developing a network protocol with Python
Irmen de Jong
irmen.NOSPAM at xs4all.nl
Wed Dec 14 01:40:03 CET 2005
Laszlo Zsolt Nagy wrote:
> I need to send Python objects too. They are too elaborate to convert
> them to XML. (They are using cyclic weak references and other Python
> specific stuff.) I can be sure that on both sides, there are Python
> programs. Is there any advantage in using XML if I already need to send
> Python objects? Those objects cannot be represented in XML, unless
> pickled into a CDATA string.
Try Pyro http://pyro.sourceforge.net
before rolling your own Python-specific protocol.
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