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Author serhiy.storchaka
Recipients adpoliak, eli.bendersky, serhiy.storchaka
Date 2013-01-13.12:17:55
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Patch updated (tostring() and tostringlist() refet to write() about short_empty_elements parameter). Perhaps descriptions of encoding and method parameters should not be repeated too?

> Why do you force short_empty_elements to be keyword only?

Because sequences of parameters in XMLGenerator(), ElementTree.write(), ElementTree.tostring() are different and this can confuse. Also it will be easer to deprecate or rename keyword-only parameter in future (in favor of general fabric for example). I think that all optional, non-basic and very rarely used parameters should by keyword-only.
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