xhtml2pdf VS selectolax

Compare xhtml2pdf vs selectolax and see what are their differences.

xhtml2pdf

A library for converting HTML into PDFs using ReportLab (by xhtml2pdf)

selectolax

Python binding to Modest and Lexbor engines (fast HTML5 parser with CSS selectors). (by rushter)
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xhtml2pdf selectolax
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1,896 536
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8.5 8.0
about 1 month ago about 2 months ago
Python Cython
Apache License 2.0 MIT License
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xhtml2pdf

Posts with mentions or reviews of xhtml2pdf. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2020-09-27.
  • Create PDFs using Python and xhtml2pdf
    2 projects | dev.to | 27 Sep 2020
    Here, we will generate a PDF file using an HTML template. We have to keep in mind that xhtml2pdf supports until HTML4. So, first, we have to create an HTML file that will behave as a template for our PDF file.

selectolax

Posts with mentions or reviews of selectolax. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-10-11.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing xhtml2pdf and selectolax you can also consider the following projects:

lxml - The lxml XML toolkit for Python

bleach - Bleach is an allowed-list-based HTML sanitizing library that escapes or strips markup and attributes

lexbor - Lexbor is development of an open source HTML Renderer library. http://lexbor.com

html5lib - Standards-compliant library for parsing and serializing HTML documents and fragments in Python

pyquery - A jquery-like library for python

MarkupSafe - Safely add untrusted strings to HTML/XML markup.

cssutils

pyppeteer - Headless chrome/chromium automation library (unofficial port of puppeteer)

xmltodict - Python module that makes working with XML feel like you are working with JSON