XML Parsing

Diez B. Roggisch deets at nospam.web.de
Wed Mar 28 11:51:18 CEST 2007

pyapplico at gmail.com wrote:

> I want to parse this XML file:
> <?xml version="1.0" ?>
> <text>
> <text:one>
> <file>filename</file>
> <contents>
> Hello
> </contents>
> </text:one>
> <text:two>
> <file>filename2</file>
> <contents>
> Hello2
> </contents>
> </text:two>
> </text>
> This XML will be in a file called filecreate.xml
> As you might have guessed, I want to create files from this XML file
> contents, so how can I do this?
> What modules should I use? What options do I have? Where can I find
> tutorials? Will I be able to put
> this on the internet (on a googlepages server)?
> Thanks in advance to everyone who helps me.
> And yes I have used Google but I am unsure what to use.

The above file is not valid XML. It misses a xmlns:text namespace
declaration. So you won't be able to parse it regardless of what parser you


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