i would like to take advantage of DTD and schema validation capabilities
as well as other xml related specs in ALL my client interactions (not only
in those where clients send xml messages that must be processed by the
That is, some client interactions (for example a fill-in form or user
clicks with associated data) are not directly received as an xml message,
xml file which is a resource expensive process, even more if further server
processing must parse and bind it to the suitable objects. (I feel that
current xml related efforts might be re-used at the interaction level,
although they were originally created with data/integration processes in
Other possibilities, currently in use, rely on a pure java validation
framework (where validation types for each event are declared in xml files)
as struts extensions or barracuda framework. These framework well address
the problem but they are semantically poorer than DTDs/schemas and harder
Again, i feel as xml could help me at lower price than i currently pay.
Maybe there are some standards out there than may automatically (or at
least not programatically) bind all client interactions with rich content /
semantic xml files.
Thanks for your time.