The Xerces-J 1.4.4 release is available in both source code
and precompiled binary (JAR files) form. Both Xerces-J
packages are made available under the Apache
This release includes support for DOM Level 2
and Traversal and Range modules.
The DOM Level 2 specification is now a W3C Recommendation.
This release includes support for the
SAX Version 2 APIs which have been finalized.
Xerces-J 1.4.4 uses a collection of methods to configure
various settings in the parser. This release includes a new mechanism
for setting parser switches. This mechanism uses the SAX2 configuration
methods that are part of the XMLReader interface. We have defined a series
of properties and
features for the Xerces-J