Announcement: SAX Java Implementation (pre-release)

Tim Bray tbray at
Mon Apr 13 00:34:15 BST 1998

At 05:33 PM 12/04/98 -0400, David Megginson wrote:
>Here is my question: do we need SAXByteStream and SAXCharacterStream
>interfaces?  If so, should SAX also come with default implementations
>for each language?

At the bottom level, a characterStream interface is a good idea.  Having
constructors for these that take an asciiByteStream, an iso8859ByteStream
and (I guess) a UTF8InputStream and produce seems awfully convenient. -Tim

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