On Tue, Sep 30, 2014 at 09:28:22AM +0930, Christopher Yeoh wrote: > On Mon, 29 Sep 2014 18:03:20 +0200 > Julien Danjou <jul...@danjou.info> wrote: > > > > It seems that Python fixed that issue with 2 modules released on PyPI: > > > > https://pypi.python.org/pypi/defusedxml > > https://pypi.python.org/pypi/defusedexpat > > > > I'm no XML expert, and I've only a shallow understanding of the issue, > > but I wonder if we should put some efforts to drop xmlutils and our > > custom XML fixes to used instead these 2 modules. > > Nova XML API support is marked as deprecated in Juno. So hopefully > we'll be able to just drop XML and associated helper modules within a > couple of cycles.
Even if Nova doesn't have an XML API, internals of Nova still need to deal with XML. eg the libvirt driver needs to parse & format XML docs. At least these docs are coming from a trusted source, not the untrusted end user, but we'll always have a need for python XML modules of some kind. Regards, Daniel -- |: http://berrange.com -o- http://www.flickr.com/photos/dberrange/ :| |: http://libvirt.org -o- http://virt-manager.org :| |: http://autobuild.org -o- http://search.cpan.org/~danberr/ :| |: http://entangle-photo.org -o- http://live.gnome.org/gtk-vnc :| _______________________________________________ OpenStack-dev mailing list OpenStackemail@example.com http://lists.openstack.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/openstack-dev