[XML-SIG] Python package name

Andrew Kuchling akuchlin@mems-exchange.org
Tue, 19 Sep 2000 16:56:42 -0400

On Tue, Sep 19, 2000 at 04:48:06PM -0400, Fred L. Drake, Jr. wrote:
>  I was just talking to Guido about this matter.  Our current intent
>is to add a version check to Lib/xml/__init__.py, so that we don't
>override the base class with a PyXML package that's too old.

Er... can you explain this more clearly?  This solution seems to step
down the road of complicated magical behaviour, which is bad; better
go to xmlbase for the stuff with Python and leave the 'xml' package
name as it is.