Problem with Elementtree and XMLSchem instance type

Carl Banks pavlovevidence at
Mon Aug 2 03:30:52 CEST 2010

On Aug 1, 5:43 pm, Lawrence D'Oliveiro <l... at geek-
central.gen.new_zealand> wrote:
> In message
> <96e47fd8-c939-48a2-9a2b-92afa720c... at>, Carl
> Banks wrote:
> > My general feeling is that ElementTree is a lot handier for reading
> > and writing your own XML formats, than for handling XML files produced
> > by other tools.
> Why is that? I’ve successfully used it to parse SVG files produced by
> Inkscape <>.

I said it was not handy, not that is was not useful.

And you don't *have* to try to start an argument over every tiny thing
you disagree with.

Carl Banks

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