SAX2 Question: Core Properties

David Megginson david at
Thu Feb 3 22:39:36 GMT 2000

andyclar at writes:

> I've been working on adding SAX2beta support to the Apache Xerces
> parser. The various handler changes were easy enough to do. Now
> I'm updating the features/properties supported. This is where my
> question comes up.
> The page on features and properties states that all feature
> and property IDs are fully qualified URIs. But the core
> properties are just strings like "lexical-handler". Shouldn't
> these have prefixes? What are they?

I've just fixed that in the online documentation.

All the best,


David Megginson                 david at

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