[XML-SIG] Re: Ideas for web/ package

Uche Ogbuji uche.ogbuji@fourthought.com
Wed, 20 Feb 2002 03:54:14 -0700

> The reason I am posting is because Uche's post inviting people to scrutinize
> 4Suite's (Base)UriResolver class at
> http://cvs.fourthought.com/cgi-bin/viewcvs.cgi/4Suite/Ft/Lib/Uri.py?rev=1.12&content-type=text/vnd.viewcvs-markup
> was somewhat premature.
> What has happened is this:
> 1. I have recently enhanced 4Suite's Ft.Lib.Uri module to include functions
> and Python regular-expressions [1] for performing strict validation on strings
> purporting to be URIs or URI references. Feel free to look over this and offer 
> feedback.

I've already replied to Mike privately that this part was exactly the 
interesting bit for the discussion.  The resolver mechanics are a matter of 
separate interest: Mike Olson and I are moving to re-factor that completely 
into a DOM/SAX-style InputSource object that can be shared across Python/XML 
tools (this is the PEP I plan to write as soon as I figure out what format to 

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