[jdom-interest] saxbuilder

Laurent Bihanic laurent.bihanic at atosorigin.com
Wed Aug 13 05:28:12 PDT 2003

salil khanwalkar wrote:
> When parsing this file JDOM returns errors as i have turned on the check 
> for validations and well formedness of the documents. 
> SAXBuilder builder = new SAXBuilder(true);
> SAXBuilder builder = new SAXBuilder();--when is use this no errors will
> occur and i am able to parse the file properly.
> Why does this happen or is there anything wrong with my xml file?

XML parsers always check for well-formedness. When requesting validation you 
have to provide a way for the parser to validate, i.e. a DTD or a schema. As 
you don't, the parser complains.
So, there's nothing wrong with your XML file !


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