Searching xml in Python 2.7
Searching an xml in Python
Starting with version 2.7
ElementTree has a better support for XPath queries. XPath is a syntax to enable you to navigate through an xml like SQL is used to search through a database. Both
findall functions support XPath. The xml below will be used for this example
XPath queries are built as if it were a path to the file you want. They separate tags with
/ and xml attributes are accessed with an
@ before the attribute name.
ElementTree, you don't specify the full path, just the relative path based on the object you're using.