RFR (JAXP): 8042244 : Re-examine the supportedness of non-SE org.w3c.dom.** API

Mandy Chung mandy.chung at oracle.com
Thu Apr 16 16:43:21 UTC 2015

On 4/15/15 12:23 PM, huizhe wang wrote:
> Please review the change related to the non-SE org.w3c.dom.** API: 
> org.w3c.dom.css, org.w3c.dom.html, org.w3c.dom.stylesheets, 
> org.w3c.dom.xpath.
> They came into Java SE along with the DOM API, but were not part of 
> the Java SE and JAXP specification. For css, html and stylesheets, 
> there is no implementation in the Java SE,  while for xpath, an 
> experimental one. These types should not be exported through the 
> java.xml module. Considering that there are references to them, we're 
> moving them into a JDK module called jdk.xml.dom. The experimental DOM 
> 3 XPath thus is no longer available through the DOM API 
> (DOMImplementation).
> Please review:
> JAXP change:
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~joehw/jdk9/8042244/webrev/
> module.xml:
> http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~joehw/jdk9/8042244/jdk/webrev/

This looks good.  I reviewed the updated webrev with SUID added in 
XPathException which is the right thing to do.

Thanks for taking on this on.


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