[XML-SIG] Re: saxlib 1.0beta

Lars Marius Garshol larsga@step.de
Fri, 08 May 1998 11:20:04 +0200

Fredrik Lundh wrote:
> fwiw, we're in the process of releasing our sgmllib/xmllib accelerator.
> the sgml part is complete; there's still some work to do on the xml stuff.
> GvR has expressed some interest in shipping this with 1.5.x or what-
> ever.

What's this? More details, please! :)
> (gotta look at LarsM's SAX interface again, but if it's a direct translation
> of the Java API, xmllib surely has a more pythonesque feel, IMHO).

The only real change is that AttributeList supports [] and len() access. 

> [DOM in C]
> we've recently done that, and as you say, it was pretty easy.   haven't
> decided yet if/how to release it to the public.

Why not? It would certainly be welcome.

--Lars M.