The fastest XML parser for Java is now a bit faster and has many bugs fixed. Benchmarks for all popular parsers are also available. See http://piccolo.sourceforge.net.
This release fixes all known bugs in Piccolo, mostly related to error handling. See the download notes for details.
Future releases of SAXBench can be found at http://sourceforge.net/projects/saxbench .
Java SAX parser benchmark software, with results and "xmlconf" conformance reports available at http://piccolo.sourceforge.net/bench.html .
This release makes the fastest Java SAX parser faster at namespace processing, fixes conformance errors, and adds support for SAX 2 extensions and JAXP.
Piccolo, a new Java SAX parser for XML, has just been released. If the benchmarks are correct, Piccolo is the fastest parser to date. See http://piccolo.sourceforge.net/ for software, docs, and benchmarks.