Is there any Generic RSS/ATOM generator in Python?

js ebgssth at gmail.com
Thu Feb 14 13:33:53 CET 2008


Trivial?
More than XML::Atom::Feed?
http://search.cpan.org/~miyagawa/XML-Atom-0.28/lib/XML/Atom/Feed.pm

On 2/14/08, Torsten Bronger <bronger at physik.rwth-aachen.de> wrote:
> Hallöchen!
>
>
>  Terran Melconian writes:
>
>  > On 2008-02-11, js <ebgssth at gmail.com> wrote:
>  >
>  >> Is there any de-fact standard RSS/ATOM generator? (especially,
>  >> I'd like to create Atom's) Do I have to do it myself from
>  >> scratch?
>  >
>  > I looked into similar issues about six months ago.  My conclusion
>  > was that generally XML generation libraries (unlike parsers) don't
>  > get written, because there's little enough to them that it isn't
>  > seen as worth doing, and that accepted practice is to just do it
>  > yourself.
>
>
> Maybe I understand you wrongly but there *is* a general XML
>  generator with ElementTree.  I wouldn't generate XML directly but
>  using ElementTree to generate Atom.  I did it myself three months
>  ago and it was really trivial.
>
>  Tschö,
>  Torsten.
>
>
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