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Re: SAX InputSource and character streams
- From: Mike Brown <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- To: Rob Lugt <email@example.com>
- Date: Tue, 20 Feb 2001 10:27:29 -0700 (MST)
> Mike, I don't think you need to worry about the encoding in this case.
> Obviously it is an implementational thing, but I would argue that it makes
> no sense for a SAX parser to try to validate the encoding string contained
> within a character stream (java.io.Reader).
That's what I thought. Since there does not seem to be anything in the SAX
API that says this explicitly, I decided I should ask before making the
assumption that all implementations would ignore the encoding declaration.
Thanks for the detailed response!
Mike J. Brown, software engineer at My XML/XSL resources:
webb.net in Denver, Colorado, USA http://skew.org/xml/