no startElement in Xerxes C++ SAX DocumentHandler

Michael Mason xmldev at
Thu Nov 11 09:33:10 GMT 1999

Steinar Bang wrote:

> The DocumentHandler of the Xerxes C++ SAX implementation doesn't seem
> to have a startElement() function
> Is this a bug in the documentation, or a feature of this
> DocumentHandler, I wonder?

Bug in the docs -- it should certainly be there.

> I would have sent this to the Xerces mailing list, but I was unable to
> find its address listed here:

You want

> (I'm also noting that this seems like the IBM C++ XML parser SAX,
> which I doesn't like much...:-/ )

It *is* the IBM XML4C stuff -- IBM have donated it to the Apache
project. Hence I'm still using the documentation from IBM, since the
Apache stuff isn't quite there yet (empty directory?).


Mike Mason, Software Engineer
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