[XML-SIG] Python alternates to XSLT?

Laurent Szyster l.szyster@ibm.net
Wed, 26 May 1999 11:42:03 +0200

Hi Stuart,

Stuart Hungerford wrote:
> Maybe I'm getting old, but I've become very frustrated
> with using XSL and now XSLT to transform XML documents
> into HTML.

What tools did you use? What problem did you encounter?

I'm eager to learn all this, because I plan to use XSLT
as the transformation language for a mapping engine.

> I'd love to be able to "call out" to Python's
> regular expressions and other abilities while in the
> process of transforming the XML.

Yes that would be nice. And that is exactly why I used
Python to write my first mapper, Ema (an EDIFACT mapper).