[reportlab-users] PyRXP

Robin Becker reportlab-users@reportlab.com
Mon, 30 Dec 2002 22:59:57 +0000

In article <200212302225.OAA06855@sumeru.stanford.EDU>, Dennis Allison
<allison@sumeru.stanford.EDU> writes
>PyRXP is an amazing system -0- 
>I have noticed one problem, not really a bug, but it is the irritation of the 
><?xml ...?>
><!DOCTYPE .... >
><!-- ... -->
><tag> ... </tag>
>parsed with the "ReturnComments" flag set does not return the comment
>between the <!DOCTYPE ...> and the initial xml tag.
>I suspect that this is not really legal xml to use comments in this way,
>but most tools seem to accept it without a problem.  Unfortunately, I have 
>a set of users who discovered this "works" and have been using it.  Now, with 
>a system upgrade, things fail.
uurrrk, I guess I have to look at the parser which is not my thing
really :(
Robin Becker