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parse xml response in Jersey (RESTful webservice)

thilsen kumar

Joined: Jul 10, 2007
Posts: 13
Hi all,

I am using Jersey web services for RESTful based calls. Here i want to use xml representation. it returns xml representation. but here if i want to extract the data(parse) and display in jsp means , how can i acoomplish this?

Please advise me,

Thanks & Regards,
William Brogden
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Joined: Mar 22, 2000
Posts: 13036
That is an XML question, not a REST question.

The standard Java library for XML parsing is quite sufficient to handle this but there are so many options. I suggest you start with parsing local XML files and only proceed to web service plus JSP when you are comfortable with XML parsing.

Harold's online book is very complete and free.


Ivan Krizsan
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Joined: Oct 04, 2006
Posts: 2198
My document contains description and examples of how to use the JAXP APIs and JAXB to process XML.
See sections 5.5, 5.6 and 9.2.
Best wishes!
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