[XML-SIG] xml.dom.ext.reader.HtmlLib memory leak?

Daniel Veillard veillard at redhat.com
Wed Sep 1 11:26:05 CEST 2004

On Fri, Aug 27, 2004 at 08:05:24AM -0600, Uche Ogbuji wrote:
> It's very unPythonic binding to require manual ref counting and memory
> management.  That's why this need has surprised me and others.

  yes I understand that.

> As to sending doc patches and joining more mailing lists, that's not
> likely to happen.  I have my own large Python/C/XML library to maintain,

  Consider that this was a reply to the mailing-list and not a private
reply. You may not be interested, others might, that's all :-)

> But I'm not interested right now in a debate on the merits and demerits
> of libxml2's Python binding.  I just wanted to be sure that people were
> aware of the need for memory management in completion to the code you
> posted here (since I've been bitten myself).  I think you've covered the
> subject adequately.



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