[weboob] What library uses to parse HTML pages

Laurent Bachelier laurent at bachelier.name
Wed Mar 31 19:01:05 CEST 2010


I'm not sure it was used very efficiently on AuM though, I remember
seeing a lot of loops.
But I don't know much more about it, so I will shut up ;-)

On Wed, Mar 31, 2010 at 18:57, Romain Bignon <romain at peerfuse.org> wrote:
> On 31/Mar - 18:54, Laurent Bachelier wrote:
>> Not that I don't like Maemo or the n900 (thank god they exist), but if
>> not using html5lib makes development much harder, I would be against
>> it. Is it really slower? Since the n900 runs Firefox I would be a bit
>> surprised.
>
> This is html5lib which is slower. You know it well as I used it for AuM. Now,
> perhaps xml.dom.minidom isn't really more efficient, but it is a godd thing to
> test.
>
> An other important thing is that xml.dom.minidom and html5lib have approximately
> the same API, as they both implement DOM.
>



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