Python and regular expressions and “globbing”

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O’Reilly Media book: Python & XML

published in 2001 http://shop.oreilly.com/product/9780596001285.do https://library.oreilly.com/book/9780596001285/python-amp-xml/toc — behind a paywall https://library.oreilly.com/book/9780596001285/python-amp-xml/83.xhtml — Chapter 5. Querying XML with XPath Being published in 2001 the examples in the book (I mostly focused on XPath resp. chapter 5; so example 5-1 already made me “wake up”) make use of software that was available then but no longer nowadays in 2016, e.g. 4DOM… Continue reading O’Reilly Media book: Python & XML

O’Reilly Media book: RTF Pocket Guide

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rich_Text_Format http://shop.oreilly.com/product/9780596004750.do http://search.cpan.org/search?dist=RTF-Writer http://search.cpan.org/dist/RTF-Writer/lib/RTF/Cookbook.pod https://metacpan.org/pod/distribution/XML-SAX-RTF/RTF.pm – “… generates XML that closely matches the structure of RTF …” — tells me “not well-formed (invalid token) …” with my very 1st sample — gave up on it