[XML-SIG] XML in Python 1.6 (PROPOSAL)

Andrew Kuchling akuchlin@mems-exchange.org
Thu, 29 Jun 2000 14:14:49 -0400

On Thu, Jun 29, 2000 at 01:20:52PM -0400, Fred L. Drake, Jr. wrote:
>  I'll leave the final name to Andrew on this one; this big issue is
>that it involves a name change, which is annoying in many ways.

"xmlextra" is fine.  It would be nice to invent a way to automatically
add things to the xml.* namespace, but that seems difficult and

The name change simplifies a good many things, and we don't want to
break things *after* 1.6, so let's get it over with now.  My great
fear is breaking existing code and what's worse, Sean's book.  (I'll
have to buy a copy and see what would need to be preserved to keep the
examples running.)