[XML-SIG] Re: Expat crashing Python

Alexandre Fayolle Alexandre.Fayolle@logilab.fr
Mon, 12 Feb 2001 18:38:11 +0100 (CET)

On Mon, 12 Feb 2001, Radestock, Guenter wrote:

> There seems to be a problem in pyexpat.  It crashes, when I feed it
> a file with an incorrect XML prefix, something like:

I think this has been fixed, or else the bug does not show up on Linux.

On a redhat 6.2 box, with python 1.5.2 and 4Suite0.10.2b1 (and whatever
version of PyXML comes bundled with it), I get:

Traceback (innermost last):
  File "<stdin>", line 2, in ?
xml.parsers.expat.error: syntax error: line 1, column 6

Alexandre Fayolle
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