Alessandro Zabaroni wrote:Hello Mark. I'm experiencing the same issue. Websphere application running on jvm 1.6
Did you solve that ?
Paul Clapham wrote:Okay... but SAX doesn't preserve the order of the attributes either. The startElement method passes you something which amounts to a Map of the attributes attached to the element.
Jimmy Clark wrote:Xerces is a low-level XML parser. It does not produce any XML-based data. Xerces does not "add" any attirbutes and it does not alphabetize them either.
Your concern lies in whatever is creating the XML-based data, e.g. DOM implementation, Xalan implementation.
Joe Ess wrote:Standards are for things that can be standardized. The problem with things like names is, once you try to set a standard, some jerk comes along and violates it just because they can. See this epic rant for example.