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From Stefano Mazzocchi <stef...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Contribution of the HTML sub-component of the SWING component
Date Fri, 21 Jul 2006 15:41:33 GMT
Ivanov, Alexey A wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'd like to announce the contribution of javax.swing.text.html package
> on behalf of Intel. The archive can be found here:
> https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HARMONY-948


> The contribution includes new files implementing HTML text functionality
> and a small patch for already existing files in javax.swing to integrate
> the new code.
> The package is incomplete, the code there is not sufficient to enable
> those nice help windows in jEdit... yet. If anyone wants to help making
> it complete, you have an excellent chance to do so! 
> For the biggest issue, there is no HTML parser. Some tags are not
> supported yet, such as AREA, MAP, APPLET, IFRAME, OBJECT, PARAM and some
> others, as well as incomplete support of CSS1 properties. The list of
> known issues and TODOs can be found in the README file included in the
> contribution, as well as the building and testing instructions.
> Please don't hesitate to contact me for more details if needed, and I
> intend to keep working on this package in Harmony.

Have you considered using Andy Clark's CyberNeko HTML parsing extension
to Xerces as an HTML parser?


It works on top of Xerces (which we ship already), it works great (can
turn any HTML into a DOM), it's pure java and it has a compatible license.


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