SAX2: org.xml.sax.helpers.SAXUtils

David Megginson david at
Mon Jan 17 18:11:10 GMT 2000

James Layer writes:
 > David Megginson <david at> wrote:
 > [snip] 
 > >  public static void registerXMLReader (XMLReader reader);
 > [snip]
 > Was the idea here to create / maintain some sort of *persistent* list of
 > installed / registered parsers and their respective features for use by
 > getXMLReader?

Yes, but in retrospect I think it might be overkill -- this kind of
thing belongs at a higher application layer, not in a low-level
driver.  I was never too happy with the SAX1 ParserFactory either.

All the best,


David Megginson                 david at

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