Title: xml.sax.expatreader should support namespace prefixes
Type: enhancement Stage: needs patch
Components: XML Versions: Python 3.4
Status: open Resolution:
Dependencies: Superseder:
Assigned To: fdrake Nosy List: Nicolas.Delaby, christian.heimes, fdrake
Priority: normal Keywords:

Created on 2010-12-09 21:10 by fdrake, last changed 2013-07-08 16:45 by christian.heimes.

Messages (2)
msg123699 - (view) Author: Fred Drake (fdrake) (Python committer) Date: 2010-12-09 21:10
The xml.sax.expatreader module pre-dates prefix reporting from Expat, and should be modified to support the feature_namespace_prefixes feature instead of complaining that Expat doesn't support prefixes.
msg127879 - (view) Author: Nicolas Delaby (Nicolas.Delaby) Date: 2011-02-04 09:50
the PyXML sax parser support this feature.
May be it can be backported into stdlib ?
Date User Action Args
2013-07-08 16:45:49christian.heimessetnosy: + christian.heimes

versions: + Python 3.4, - Python 3.3
2011-02-04 09:50:01Nicolas.Delabysetnosy: + Nicolas.Delaby
messages: + msg127879
2010-12-09 21:10:59fdrakecreate