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A set of utilities for processing MediaWiki XML dump data.

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# MediaWiki XML

This library contains a collection of utilities for efficiently processing MediaWiki’s XML database dumps. There are two important concerns that this module intends to address: complexity and performance of streaming XML parsing. This library enables memory efficent stream processing of XML dumps with a simple [iterator]( strategy. This library also implements a distributed processing strategy (see [map()]( that enables parallel processing of many XML dump files at the same time.

## Example

>>> import mwxml
>>> dump = mwxml.Dump.from_file(open("dump.xml"))
>>> print(, dump.site_info.dbname)
Wikipedia enwiki
>>> for page in dump:
...     for revision in page:
...        print(

## Author * Aaron Halfaker –

## See also * *

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