david at megginson.com
Wed Dec 22 15:58:51 GMT 1999
David Brownell writes:
> David Megginson wrote:
> > Here's the DeclHandler that we designed for SAX2alpha, with
> > IOException replacing SAXException in the throws clauses:
> I'm still not keen on having IOException there.
> However, there are two other declarations that should show
> up in a DeclHandler:
> - The root element name.
You can get that from the LexicalHandler start/endDTD methods already.
Do you imagine validation modules will require DeclHandler but not
> - Flag saying it it's standalone.
Slippery slope, domino effect, etc., but perhaps we do need an xmlDecl
callback. What do others think?
> If those show up, then I think it'll be possible to use the
> DeclHandler (and to-be-renamed DtdHandler) to provide a
> cleanly layered XML validation module. Else ...
All the best,
David Megginson david at megginson.com
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