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What is JAXP?

Santosh Pasupuleti
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Joined: Aug 10, 2005
Posts: 97
I am new to XML computing. All I know is the difference between DOM and SAX. Could somebody please tell me what are these terms JAXP, JAXB, Crimson, etc.
Peer Reynders

Joined: Aug 19, 2005
Posts: 2933
JAXP Java API for XML Processing (JAXP)
JAXB Java Architecture for XML Binding (JAXB) Bindings Schema for JAXB
Crimson is Sun's XML parser that ships with 1.4. Many applications use the Apache Xerces instead.

Have a look at Elliotte Rusty Harold'sProcessing XML with Java
Balaji Loganathan
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Joined: Jul 13, 2001
Posts: 3150
Hi Santhosh,

May I ask you to take a minute for editing your display name so that it complies with our naming policy (to have firstname and lastname)?

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