In addition to the projects described in this book, a variety of Commons projects, both proper and sandbox, are available for further exploration.
The Commons proper projects not described in detail in this book are described in a bit more detail in the following. For more information on these packages, visit the http://jakarta.apache.org/commons/ web site.
Services for mapping JavaBeans to XML documents, and vice versa. Intended for use when a JavaBean wants to be serialized to XML. Note that JDK 1.4 introduced long-term serialization-to-XML capability (http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.4.2/docs/guide/beans/changes14.html).
Provides a “Chain of Responsibility” pattern implementation ...