Python regex question
Tim N. van der Leeuw
tnleeuw at gmail.com
Fri Aug 15 13:47:39 CEST 2008
Gerhard Häring wrote:
> Tim van der Leeuw wrote:
>> I'm trying to create a regular expression for matching some particular
>> XML strings. I want to extract the contents of a particular XML tag,
>> only if it follows one tag, but not follows another tag. Complicating
>> this, is that there can be any number of other tags in between. [...]
> Sounds like this would be easier to implement using Python's SAX API.
> Here's a short example that does something similar to what you want to
I so far forgot to say a "thank you" for the suggestion :-)
The sample code as you sent it doesn't do what I need to do, but I did look
at it for creating SAX handler code that does what I want.
It took me a while to implement, as it didn't fit in the parser-engine I had
and I was close to making a release.
But still: thanks!
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