[jdom-interest] xmlns:="" (colon-equals-quote-quote) in xslt output

Mattias Jiderhamn mj-lists at expertsystems.se
Tue Apr 18 11:55:24 PDT 2006

Try to compile JDOM from the sources in CVS. I have submitted a patch 
which fixed something that (if I remeber right) had to do with blank 

That reminds me, Jason: You initially planned to release 1.0.1 during 
the Xmas holidays. Any new plans...?

At 2006-04-16 16:36, Mary Ellen Foster wrote:
>I have tried searching the mailing list archives, but it's really,
>REALLY difficult to search for something where the symptoms are bad
>punctuation marks. Argh. :(
>Anyway, I've hit a problem where I'm running Xalan transformations on
>JDOM documents, and the output contains thing like this:
><xml xmlns:="">
>Yes, colon-equals-quote-quote. Of course, subsequent steps that need
>to parse this are falling over, because that's invalid syntax.
>Does anyone have any suggestions on why this might be happening and
>how to make it stop? I do seem to recall running across a similar
>issue previously, but I managed to work around it that time by not
>using XSLT to create the final output for printing, but instead just
>using an XMLOutputter; but this time, that's not an option,
>Any suggestions?
>Mary Ellen Foster

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