is a family of software packages for parsing
and manipulating XML
, part of the Apache
XML project. Xerces (named after the Xerces Blue
butterfly) provides world-class XML parsing and generation.
In particular the Java XML version was one of the original Java XML parsers and is still (as of 2002) the most popular. However, there is also a C++ implementation.
The library itself implements an number of the standard APIs for XML parsing, including DOM, SAX and SAX2.
- Apache Software License
- Apache XML Project home
- Xerces2 Java Project
- Xerces C++ Project