[XML-SIG] XSLT 2 and XQuery in (C)Python?

Stefan Behnel stefan_ml at behnel.de
Mon Jan 7 10:15:27 CET 2008


Höke, Christof wrote:
> is there any hope of an XSLT 2 / XPath 2 possibility in Python? None of the
> tools I used until now (4suite, Pyana, lxml/etree/libxml) have XSLT 2
> support and seem not to get one soon either?
> I used Saxon's XSLT 2 with Jython which is great and suspect Saxon.NET runs
> with IronPython (have not tried that though). Is there maybe a way to
> access Saxon from CPython?
> On a similar question, is there any XQuery libs for Python?

You can look through the (pretty long) list of the W3C XQuery group:


Some of the implementations seem to have Python bindings, and some might be
usable as XPath2/XSLT2 processors.


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