xalan no, jar no, what's going on?

Ito Kazumitsu kaz at maczuka.gcd.org
Fri Jun 22 15:58:07 PDT 2001

>>>>> ":" == choru::tek  <kse at wp.pl> writes:

>> By the way,  if you use kaffe, I think you will be happier
>> with SAXON than with Xalan.
:> Hmm. For technical or political reasons? Personally I like
:> Xalan because it's _apache_ xalan:)

I prefer SAXON to kaffe for technical reasons.

SAXON works with kaffe without any problem.

Xalan does not work with kaffe unless you apply
a strange and durty patch to kaffe although the bug
exists in Xalan and not in kaffe. They say in

   You need the Java Development Kit or Java Runtime 1.1.8,
   1.2.2 or 1.3, which you can obtain from ibm.com/java/jdk/ or

Kaffe seems to be out of their consideration.

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