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From: Peter Dimov (pdimov_at_[hidden])
Date: 2007-07-12 14:26:00

David Abrahams wrote:
> on Thu Jul 12 2007, "Peter Dimov" <> wrote:


>>>>> I find XML horrible to read, however I find most of the
>>>>> procedural
>>>>> code I've seen for manipulating it even more horrible.


>> You're optimizing the wrong case
> I don't know about that. The kind of interface used above has become
> very popular in the Python world... because it's useful. It may not
> cover the entire domain of XML manipulations well, but it does cover
> an important corner.

Maybe it is, maybe it does. But you are still optimizing the wrong case;
horrible procedural code for creating a toy XML. Now, if you find the code I
posted horrible, that'd be another matter. :-)

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