[OSGeo-Discuss] GML Java parsing

Jody Garnett jody.garnett at gmail.com
Sat Dec 10 05:31:06 PST 2011

Forgot a couple... 

There is a "jaxb" take on OGC schemas (including filter and GML) over on java.net.
- http://java.net/projects/ogc

I had earlier dismissed this approach as a waste of time (as sun kept messing up jaxb libraries between releases making it a cross problem nightmare). However I get the impression it has settled down a bit.

I still suspect it is only good for binding the defined objects (Point, DirectPostion, Surface, etc...) and not able to handle the dynamic objects (i.e. any extension of AbstractFeature). In any case each to their own ...

The other projects I mentioned were:
- http://www.osgeo.org/deegree
- http://www.osgeo.org/gvsig

Best of luck
Jody Garnett

On Saturday, 10 December 2011 at 11:25 PM, Jody Garnett wrote:

> Good Evening: 
> You may wish to check out the several parsers available as part of the GeoTools project (SAX, DOM and then a couple interesting ones that use the Schema to assist the parsing/encoding process).
> For more details please review the advanced section of the docs (which walk through the process with pictures).
> - http://docs.geotools.org/latest/userguide/library/xml/internal/index.html
> - http://docs.geotools.org/latest/userguide/library/xml/faq.html
> As always we welcome collaboration; as do many of the other projects represented here.
> There are a couple of other Java projects offering parsing - the LGPL  deegree project uses an XSLT approach to parsing (which is pretty cool). Although your goal of an LGPL parser prevents direct use you may be interested in reading over the GPL gvSig parser - it uses a schema assisted parser based on the geotools design.
> There is also a very quiet java collab email list provided by the foundation; or a standards at osgeo.org (mailto:standards at osgeo.org) if you have any questions during your development.
> -- 
> Jody Garnett
> On Thursday, 8 December 2011 at 10:22 PM, Francesco Cutruzzula' wrote:
> > Hello. I'm starting a simple project (a GML minimal parser
> > in Java, under LGPL), i
> > have worked on several OGC catalogue projects and my focus
> > was often on GML -> WKT
> > conversion. I have found a lot of help around, and i hope to
> > be able to
> > (partly) give back.
> > 
> > http://lgml.sourceforge.net
> > 
> > Best regards
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