[XML-SIG] Contents of xmlcore?
Wed, 28 Jun 2000 13:13:16 -0600
> "Fred L. Drake, Jr." wrote:
> > ...
> > Based on the recent mess regarding the DOM API, I'm not inclined to
> > include a DOM-like API until we have a specification for the Python
> > DOM API. I won't have time to write one before 1.6 is done. ;(
> Argh. We have four such specifications:
> * 4dom
> * pydom
> * minidom
> * http://www.python.org/doc/howto/xml/node14.html
> Nothing has changed for MONTHS. I'm somewhat dismayed that the XML stuff
> is being held to a much higher status than anything else. In what other
> area would an API remain the same for months, fend off an attack from
> one of the leading gurus in the Python world and then be refused entry
> because it is not written up in a more formal document than a howto?
> Okay, fine.
> Here's the Python DOM 1 mapping:
Blimey, Paul. I thought you had a doctor's appointment today. Did you ditch
to write the binding?
It's a decent start, and I'll try to merge the few paras I had (mostly cobble
together after reading the Javastuff) and make any comments. We might have a
formal document yet.
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