The packaging changed in Saxon 9.2. In earlier releases most of the things that are now in the options package were in their own package one level up, for example net.sf.saxon.option.sql was previously net.sf.saxon.sql, and net.sf.saxon.option.dom4j was previously net.sf.saxon.dom4j. Also, most of these options were delivered in separate JAR files, such as saxon9-jdom.jar.


Michael Kay

From: Christian Kullmann []
Sent: 08 December 2009 14:02
Subject: [saxon] Option Package in Saxon 8.8?

Hi there,


I have been trying to locate the whereabouts of the net.sf.saxon.option package in Version 8.8.

Although the supplied javadocs state that this package exists, I have yet been unable to find it.

Is it not released with the other saxon libraries?

Kind Regards




Christian Kullmann


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