Re: [xep-support] Strange behaviour in XEP Assistant

From: David Tolpin <>
Date: Mon May 02 2005 - 05:28:18 PDT

On 02.05.2005, at 16:46, Richard Vincent wrote:

> David!
> I am running XEP assistant under Java 1.4.2_02 and am using the
> Assistant
> default transformer, which I believe is Saxon. However, I have
> received the
> same error using java 1.4.2_06 and Xalan.


unless you configured it explicitly, any program using XEP will employ
the transformer provided
by the environment, and in Java 1.4.* the default transformer is Xalan
(and it is buggy). If you override the transformer factory by pointing
javax.xml.transform.TransformerFactory system property at SAXON's

Impl ...

you should get consistent results (without the error). If you still
continue getting the error message, let us know and we'll investigate.


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