SAX Java Implementation: Bug Fixes

David Megginson ak117 at
Tue Jan 27 11:57:48 GMT 1998

I have implemented several bug fixes in the SAX Java materials at

None of these changes affects the SAX interface itself.  I have also
updated the list of supported parsers and applications, and hope to
add more applications soon (there are a couple just about ready for
public announcements).

1) SAX Drivers

- fixed bug in AElfred driver that caused driver to crash with #IMPLIED
- fixed attribute reporting for MSXML driver, so that all specified
  attributes are reported (MSXML seems not to report defaulted
- fixed empty-element reporting for Lark driver

2) SAXDemo

- fixed to construct better absolute URLs under Windows (thanks to
  James Clark for the fix)

3) org.xml.sax.HandlerBase

- fixed so that derived classes can still throw exceptions from the

All the best,


David Megginson                 ak117 at
Microstar Software Ltd.         dmeggins at

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