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- From: "Simon St.Laurent" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- To: "Raghunandan Havaldar" <email@example.com>, "XML Developers' List" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- Date: Wed, 31 Mar 1999 16:21:39 -0500
At 02:37 PM 3/31/99 -0600, Raghunandan Havaldar wrote:
>I am experimenting with mapping an XML document to
>Java object model, and vice-versa. Have a couple of
>things on mind - using Java Beans, Reflection mechanism
>and (mapper, lookup classes).
>I was wondering if somebody out there has worked and
>developed some kind of a model to do this transformation.
>(am sure someone has given it a try).
Take a look at MDSAX and Coins on the JXML.com site - www.jxml.com.
It sounds like it's pretty much exactly what you're looking for.
You specify the mapping from elements to classes in a ContextML
document, itself XML, and it builds a processing structure into
which you can feed your documents to build your classes.
The best part is that MDSAX/Coins handles all the weird work for you,
including reflection. You can even feed documents with different
vocabularies into the same structure by specifying a different ContextML
document. With MDSAX it's just document->Beans, while with Coins you
can go back from Beans->document.
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