JAXP - XML Schema (XSD) Validation

This chapter provides tutorial examples on XML Schema validation using JAXP. Topics include XML Schema validator using DOM interface and SAX interface, validation errors, validation error handler.

Standard Steps to Validate XML Documents Against a Schema

XSD Schema File Loader - XsdSchemaLoader.java

XSD Schema File Loading Errors

XSD Schema XML DOM Validator - XsdSchemaDomValidator.java

XSD Schema XML DOM Validation Errors

XSD Schema XML DOM Validator with Error Handler

XSD Schema XML SAX Validator - XsdSchemaSaxValidator.java

XSD Schema XML SAX Validation Errors

XSD Schema XML SAX Validator with Error Handler

XSD Schema XML Validator - Final Version

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Introduction to XML Schema

 XML Editor and Schema Processor - XMLPad

 Java API for XML Processing - JAXP

JAXP - XML Schema (XSD) Validation

 Xerces2 Java Parser - Java API of XML Parsers

 Using Xerces2 Java API

 XML Schema Language - Basics

 Introduction of XSD Built-in Datatypes

 "string" and Its Derived Datatypes

 "decimal" and Its Derived Datatypes

 "dateTime" and Its Related Datatypes

 Miscellaneous Built-in Datatypes

 Facets, Constraining Facets and Restriction Datatypes

 "simpleType" - Defining Your Own Simple Datatypes

 Complex Element Declaration

 Identity-Constraints: unique, key and keyref

 Assertion as Custom Validation Rules

 XML Schema Location and Namespace in XML Documents

 Overriding Element Types in XML Documents

 Linking Multiple Schema Documents Together

 Glossary

 References

 PDF Printing Version