From: David Brownell <david-b@pa...> - 2002-01-30 22:32:45
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From: "David Brownell" <david-b@...>
Sent: Wednesday, January 30, 2002 2:26 PM
Subject: SAX 2.0.1 is out!
> This is a bugfix release. Most fixes related to the documentation,
> but there were a few that affect behavior of helper classes. See
> Other than those documentation updates, all of which are now
> visible on the SAX website, these are some of the other fixes
> you might notice if you were using the original SAX 2.0.0 release:
> - XmlReaderFactory uses the right class loader on
> JDK 1.2 (and later); same for (SAX 1.0) ParserFactory
> - XmlReaderFactory can also be configured using a
> system resource (META-INF/services)
> - NamespaceSupport now enforces declare-before-use
> - ParserAdapter won't use-before-declare, doesn't
> depend on JDK 1.2
> - AttributesImpl fixes
> - SAX 2.0 Extensions 1.0 is bundled (but is still optional
> from a conformance perspective)
> - Some missing exception constructors were added,
> as was a missing DefaultHandler exception decl
> Detailed information is available in the ChangeLog in the release.
> The distribution includes source code, a pre-compiled jarfile,
> and pre-generated javadoc.
> JDK 1.4 users should be able to drop that pre-compiled jarfile
> into the directory identified in the release notes, and have this
> replace the older (SAX 2.0.0) version shipped by Sun.
> - David Brownell