[XML-SIG] Ideas for web/ package

Thomas B. Passin tpassin@home.com
Sat, 16 Feb 2002 01:20:02 -0500

[Fred L. Drake, Jr]

> Thomas B. Passin writes:
>  > Another thing that comes up often enough to be handled is escaping
>  > delimiters (as opposed to escaping for url encoding), so markup that is
>  > intended for display (i.e., show the source xml) can be put into
>  > and elements.  Would it make sense to include this kind of
> I think you may be looking for the escape() and quoteattr() functions
> defined in the xml.sax.saxutils module.  These are documented in the
> Python Library Reference.  quoteattr() was introduced in Python 2.2
> and PyXML 0.7.
Oh, good I'll take a look.  I haven't even peeked at Python 2.2 yet.

Tom P