[jdom-interest] XML Element name Verifier is overly strict anddoesn't match current XML 1.0 REC

Bradley S. Huffman hip at a.cs.okstate.edu
Mon Mar 23 09:09:06 PDT 2009

Right now Xerces (jdom's default parser) only claims to support "Fourth" edition.


"Michael Kay" writes:

> > 
> > General consensus seems to be the current behavior is the 
> > lesser of two evils.
> > 
> I don't agree. While I'm definitely among those who think the XML spec
> shouldn't have been changed in this way, I think the best way of minimising
> the damage is for everyone now to move forward.
> Michael Kay
> http://www.saxonica.com/ 
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