Binary Data in XML

John Cowan cowan at
Wed Sep 30 19:04:51 BST 1998

david at wrote:

> I don't know if the parser authors should worry about it -- how would
> one deliver the binary information in the DOM or SAX, for example?  It
> seems more likely that people would build support into the higher
> interface layers like SAXON.

As soon as the details settle down, I will produce a ParserFilter
that allows SAX clients to register a BLOBHandler implementing
"BLOB(byte[] b, int start, int length".

John Cowan		cowan at
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