New to Programming - XML Processing

Albert-Jan Roskam fomcl at
Thu Apr 2 14:42:18 CEST 2015

On Wed, Apr 1, 2015 10:00 AM CEST Mark Lawrence wrote:

>On 01/04/2015 05:27, Andrew Farrell wrote:
>> You should follow Rustom's advice before just diving into the blog post
>> I linked to. Otherwise you risk blindly following things and losing your
>> bearings when you run into bugs.
>Sound advice, but would you please be kind enough to intersperse your answers or bottom post as top posting is heavily frowned upon here.

Would it be possible to use a script that checks every incoming mail to the Python mail list? Main ingredients beatfilsoup (to textify HTML mails) and difflib (to check whether replies contain parts of the original message, and that no top posting happens)

Just an idea.


>-- My fellow Pythonistas, ask not what our language can do for you, ask
>what you can do for our language.
>Mark Lawrence

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