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From "Leon Ephorus (JIRA)" <>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (IVYDE-329) Disable DTD external fetching when not validation
Date Tue, 20 Nov 2012 10:36:58 GMT


Leon Ephorus commented on IVYDE-329:

We also encountered this problem. I rolled back to the following (released) versions for which
the problems do not occur:
Apache Ivy 2.3.0.cr2_20121105223351
Apache Ivy Ant Tasks 2.3.0.cr2_20121105223351
Apache IvyDE 2.2.0.beta1-201203282058-RELEASE
Apache IvyDE Resolve Visualizer 2.2.0.beta1-201203282058-RELEASE
> Disable DTD external fetching when not validation
> -------------------------------------------------
>                 Key: IVYDE-329
>                 URL:
>             Project: IvyDE
>          Issue Type: Improvement
>         Environment: Ivy 2.4.0.alpha/IvyDE 2.2.0.beta2
>            Reporter: Stephen Haberman
>         Attachments: disableExternalDtds.diff, ivyde-xml-dtd-hung.txt
> Our team uses Ivy/IvyDE, and noticed Eclipse hanging today/yesterday, to the point of
being unusable.
> I tracked it down to Eclipse asking IvyDE "is this your file?", which  IvyDE's IvySettingsContentDescriber
used XMLHelper.parse to answer, but then Xerces hung while trying to load the XML file's DTD.
> So, the problem was the DTD being unavailable, but it seems like XMLHelper should turn
this off, especially if the schema parameter is null, and it's in non-validating mode.
> The attached patch turns off external DTD fetching when XMLHelper is already in non-validating
> This avoids the wire call, which speeds up the XMLHelper.parse by at least 100%, ~250-300ms
when fetching the DTD, to ~100-150ms when not. (And this is the happy case, in the worst case,
waiting for the timeout if the DTD is unavailable, takes ~20s).

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