Just thought I'd mention that it should already be possible to do this programmatically. The Catalog class has a parseCatalog(URL) method .
XML Parser Development
IBM Toronto Lab
Charles Dylan Shearer <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote on 06/21/2008 09:32:43 AM:
> Currently, Resolver allows developers to use paths as values for the
> property "catalogs" in CatalogManager.properties. I was wondering how
> you all felt about adding support for URLs in this property, so that
> users could specify exactly how catalogs are to be located: for
> example, "classpath:/com/package/catalog.xml" for catalogs on the
> classpath or "file:///directory/catalog.xml" for catalogs on the
> I couldn't tell exactly from the documentation, but it seems that
> Resolver currently interprets these paths as referring to the
> What does everyone think?