As the first component of the XML infrastructure, which will serve as the
foundation of Oracle's announced XML support, the Oracle XML Parser for Java
v1.0.0 (Beta) is now available for downloading and testing on the new Oracle
Technology Network (OTN) XML site located at http://technet.oracle.com.
Supports validation and non-validation modes
Built-in Error Recovery until fatal error.
Supports W3C XML 1.0 Recommendation.
Intergrated Document Object Model (DOM) Level 1.0 API
Integrated SAX 1.0 API
Supports W3C Proposed Recomendation for XML Namespaces
Supports documents in the following encodings: UTF-8,
UTF-16, ISO-10646-UCS-2, ISO-10646-UCS-4, US-ASCII,
EBCDIC-CP-US, ISO-8859-1, and Shift_SJIS
Additionally, an XML Forum has been opened on OTN to provide a collaborative
area for bug reporting, technical support, and discussing other Oracle/XML
issues. This forum will be used for external as well as internal beta
Mark V. Scardina
Sr. Product Manager - Core Development
Server Technologies - Oracle Corporation
Oracle XML News http://www.oracle.com/xml