Commons Configuration
  1. Commons Configuration
  2. CONFIGURATION-206

[configuration] DTD validation on loading xml based configurations

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    • Type: Improvement Improvement
    • Status: Resolved
    • Priority: Minor Minor
    • Resolution: Fixed
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      Description

      Both XMLConfiguration and HierarchicalXMLConfiguration should support validation
      of the XML configuration file against a DTD.

      I would suggest adding a setter to allow the user to set an EntityResolver
      before load is called. commons-configuration should apply the EntityResolver if
      set, and supply a log-reporting ErrorHandler.

      Since XMLConfiguration and HierarchicalXMLConfiguration do not share code for
      XML file loading (shouldn't they?), the enhancement must be added to both classes.

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          • Assignee:
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            Reporter:
            Ørjan Austvold
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