[jdom-interest] Request to unfinalise or implement interface for Namespace class

Jason Hunter jhunter at servlets.com
Thu Nov 2 09:31:38 PST 2006


It's final for a reason.  Removing it risks breaking internal 
assumptions that expect no subclasses.

I recommend you either make a custom build of your own, or explain here 
what you're trying to do exactly.


Syloke Soong wrote:
> I am writing a script parser and need to extend org.jdom.Namespace .
> I wish to request a new release of jdom that would either
> 1. Remove the final modifier from the Namespace class definition.
> 2. Refactor org.jdom code to use an interface implemented by Namespace.
> Of course, the simplest is (1) removing the final modifier .
> I can provide the code to the modification - if this change is amenable.
> If so, I would like to know how to make code contribution to jdom.org.
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