[jdom-interest] Re: Fast or Safe?

David W. Smiley dsmiley at mitre.org
Fri Sep 1 12:33:32 PDT 2000

> I wonder what percentage of the programs using JDOM are only using it to
> parse
> and extract information from an XML file by using a SAXBuilder or
> DOMBuilder, and
> therefore do not have any line of code where they explicitly create an
> Element
> (or Attribute, etc.). If SAXBuilder and DOMBuilder use a default factory
> unless told
> otherwise, then none of those programs would be affected.
> -- 
> Gerardo Horvilleur
> mago at mail.internet.com.mx

It's probably a small amount and will remain to be.  Regardless; JDOM is
in beta and I think any change deemed for the better should be made now
while we can before we lock ourselves in.

-- David Smiley

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