OASIS Mailing List ArchivesView the OASIS mailing list archive below
or browse/search using MarkMail.


Help: OASIS Mailing Lists Help | MarkMail Help



   Re: error trapping

[ Lists Home | Date Index | Thread Index ]
  • From: Tim Bray <tbray@textuality.com>
  • To: james anderson <James.Anderson@mecomnet.de>, "'xml-dev@ic.ac.uk'" <xml-dev@ic.ac.uk>
  • Date: Tue, 19 Oct 1999 09:29:42 -0700

At 05:47 PM 10/19/99 +0200, james anderson wrote:
>one intrinsic problem with java parsers is that the java control model forces
>exceptions to unwind from the initiator's dynamic  context before the handler
>obtains control. this would mean that a callback interface would have to be
>proposed, ratified, and implemented.

Well, many of the Java parsers will in fact continue emitting error
messages after the first wellformedness error.  What none of them will
do is go on emitting structure/content callbacks.  That's correct 
behavior per the XML spec, and highly desirable. -Tim

xml-dev: A list for W3C XML Developers. To post, mailto:xml-dev@ic.ac.uk
Archived as: http://www.lists.ic.ac.uk/hypermail/xml-dev/ and on CD-ROM/ISBN 981-02-3594-1
To unsubscribe, mailto:majordomo@ic.ac.uk the following message;
unsubscribe xml-dev
To subscribe to the digests, mailto:majordomo@ic.ac.uk the following message;
subscribe xml-dev-digest
List coordinator, Henry Rzepa (mailto:rzepa@ic.ac.uk)


News | XML in Industry | Calendar | XML Registry
Marketplace | Resources | MyXML.org | Sponsors | Privacy Statement

Copyright 2001 XML.org. This site is hosted by OASIS