SV: [jdom-interest] How do you do it in JDOM?

Chris B. chris at
Tue Feb 17 14:53:06 PST 2004

I upgraded crimson, and now everything is great, I don't have to do 
anything special for xml:space. Thanks.

Elliotte Rusty Harold wrote:

> At 1:16 AM +1100 2/18/04, Chris B. wrote:
>> Yes, but the javadoc for ContentHandler says.....
>> There should never be start/endPrefixMapping events for the
>> "xml" prefix, since it is predeclared and immutable.
>> That makes me wonder if it is a JDOM bug, since xml is assumed 
>> "predeclared".
>> Besides which, making a call to ContentHandler.startPrefixMapping for 
>> "xml" seems to be ineffective.
> This is a known bug in Crimson. By any chance are you using Crimson as 
> your XML parser?

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