[XML-SIG] qp_xml

Fredrik Lundh Fredrik Lundh" <effbot@telia.com
Sat, 12 Aug 2000 17:08:44 +0200

paul wrote:
> PyExpat has the additional cost of having to cross the C->Python line
> all of the time. Still, I haven't heard that anyone has made a
> reasonably complete pure-Python parser that is as fast as PyExpat.

if the benchmarks someone posted a few days ago are correct,
1.6b1's xmllib is only a few percent slower than pyexpat.