java.lang.Object | +—org.xml.sax.InputSource
public class InputSource
extends Object—A single input source for an XML entity.
This class allows a SAX application to encapsulate information about an input source in a single object, which may include a public identifier, a system identifier, a byte stream (possibly with a specified encoding), and/or a character stream.
There are two places that the application will deliver this input source to the parser: as the argument to the Parser.parse method, or as the return value of the EntityResolver.resolveEntity method.
The SAX parser will use the InputSource object to determine how to read XML input. If there is a character stream available, the parser will read that ...