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  • From: Justin Lipton <justin@speedlegal.com>
  • To: xml-dev@lists.xml.org
  • Date: Thu, 20 Jul 2000 09:37:47 +1000


Might I suggest you have a look at Merlot - it is a generic editor that
handles any XML document and corresponding DTD. It produces a nice Swing
interface for editing and is open source...

A further advantage of Merlot is that it allows one to write their own
custom editors for a particular DTD (plugin). It may save you a lot of


-----Original Message-----
From: Simon St.Laurent [mailto:simonstl@simonstl.com]
Sent: Wednesday, 19 July 2000 22:52
To: stratulat@osis.fr; xml-dev@lists.xml.org
Subject: Re: DeclHandler

At 09:36 AM 7/19/00 +0200, stratulat@osis.fr wrote:
>I'm developing a project where I need to automatically generate a Java
>interface from a XML file. In order to do this, I need to read the DTD and
>using some rules to map the elements and the attributes of the DTD to Java
>Swing components.
>In order to read a DTD I must use SAX2 extension, which provides an
>interface DeclHandler.
>Could someone explain me the reason of this error.

I don't have the reason for the error, but I might suggest an alternate
route.  There's now a DTD parser available that just reads DTD information,
which sounds like all you need:

I know there are/were ways to read DTDs through Xerces, but they seem to
fluctuate from version to version.

Simon St.Laurent
XML Elements of Style / XML: A Primer, 2nd Ed.
http://www.simonstl.com - XML essays and books

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