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Package javax.xml.datatype

XML/Java Type Mappings.


Class Summary
DatatypeConstants Utility class to contain basic Datatype values as constants.
DatatypeConstants.Field Type-safe enum class that represents six fields of the Duration class.
DatatypeFactory Factory that creates new javax.xml.datatype Objects that map XML to/from Java Objects.
Duration Immutable representation of a time span as defined in the W3C XML Schema 1.0 specification.
FactoryFinder Implement pluggabile Datatypes.
SecuritySupport This class is duplicated for each JAXP subpackage so keep it in sync.
XMLGregorianCalendar Representation for W3C XML Schema 1.0 date/time datatypes.

Exception Summary
DatatypeConfigurationException Indicates a serious configuration error.

Error Summary
FactoryFinder.ConfigurationError Configuration Error.

Package javax.xml.datatype Description

XML/Java Type Mappings.

The javax.xml.datatype API provides XML/Java type mappings.

The following XML standards apply:

W3C XML Schema Data Type Java Data Type
xs:date XMLGregorianCalendar
xs:dateTime XMLGregorianCalendar
xs:duration Duration
xs:gDay XMLGregorianCalendar
xs:gMonth XMLGregorianCalendar
xs:gMonthDay XMLGregorianCalendar
xs:gYear XMLGregorianCalendar
xs:gYearMonth XMLGregorianCalendar
xs:time XMLGregorianCalendar

XQuery 1.0 and XPath 2.0 Data Model Java Data Type
xdt:dayTimeDuration Duration
xdt:yearMonthDuration Duration

W3C XML Schema data types that have a "natural" mapping to Java types are defined by JSR 31: Java™ Architecture for XML Binding (JAXB) Specification, Binding XML Schema to Java Representations. JAXB defined mappings for XML Schema built-in data types include:

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