SAX: Next Round

Daniel Veillard Daniel.Veillard at
Thu Jan 21 09:45:25 GMT 1999

> I've been thinking about what new SAX interfaces we need the most
> (with much prodding from users).  Here's what I think we need as a
> minimum:
> 1. A standard filter interface (and perhaps an optional base class).
> 2. A handler interface for lexical events like comments, CDATA
>    sections, and entity references.
> 3. Some kind of namespace support.

I suggest the following:
  4. an IDL definition of the SAX interface to allow a clean interface
     for non-Java languages (like in the DOM REC).


	    [Yes, I have moved back to France !]
Daniel.Veillard at | W3C  INRIA Rhone-Alpes  | Today's Bookmarks :
Tel : +33 476 615 257  | 655, avenue de l'Europe | Linux, WWW, rpmfind,
Fax : +33 476 615 207  | 38330 Montbonnot FRANCE | rpm2html, Kaffe, | badminton, and Amaya.

xml-dev: A list for W3C XML Developers. To post, mailto:xml-dev at
Archived as:
To (un)subscribe, mailto:majordomo at the following message;
(un)subscribe xml-dev
To subscribe to the digests, mailto:majordomo at the following message;
subscribe xml-dev-digest
List coordinator, Henry Rzepa (mailto:rzepa at

More information about the Xml-dev mailing list