Htmllib help

axjacob at comcast.net axjacob at comcast.net
Mon Jul 9 19:44:05 CEST 2007


Thank you.

The NullWriter worked perfectly. I will certainly look at HTMLParser. 

 -------------- Original message ----------------------
From: "Gabriel Genellina" <gagsl-py2 at yahoo.com.ar>
> En Fri, 06 Jul 2007 03:44:20 -0300, <axjacob at comcast.net> escribió:
> 
> > Thats right I don't need the output any where so I don't need to use the  
> > writer. I can remove it wowever will the formater work since it needs  
> > writer? Maybe I can use the Null writer?
> 
> Exactly. Look at the HTMLParser module too; depending on your needs, it  
> may be easier to use.
> 
> >  -------------- Original message ----------------------
> > From: "Gabriel Genellina" <gagsl-py2 at yahoo.com.ar>
> >> En Thu, 05 Jul 2007 20:23:08 -0300, <axjacob at comcast.net> escribió:
> >> >
> >> > Even though I don't use any print statements, the htmllib seems to be
> >> > throwing parts of the html page on to the standard out(my screen in  
> >> this
> >> > case). Is there a way to disable the output?
> >> >
> >> > import htmllib
> >> > w = formatter.DumbWriter()
> >>
> >> Change the above line. From  
> >> http://docs.python.org/lib/writer-impls.html:
> >> "class DumbWriter([file[, maxcol = 72]])
> >> 	Simple writer class which writes output on the file object passed in as
> >> file or, if file is omitted, on standard output."
> 
> -- 
> Gabriel Genellina
> 
> -- 
> http://mail.python.org/mailman/listinfo/python-list




More information about the Python-list mailing list