JAXB API 2.2.12 Source Code

Java Architecture for XML Binding (JAXB) is a Java API that allows Java developers to map Java classes to XML representations.

jaxb-api-2.2.12.jar is the JAR file for the JAXB API 2.2 specification. You can download and use it directly without any building process as shown in the last tutorial.

If you want to rebuild the JAR file, you can download the source code at JAXB API Maven Website.

You can also browse the source code below:

✍: FYIcenter


 * Copyright (c) 2004-2014 Oracle and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved.
 * The contents of this file are subject to the terms of either the GNU
 * General Public License Version 2 only ("GPL") or the Common Development
 * and Distribution License("CDDL") (collectively, the "License").  You
 * may not use this file except in compliance with the License.  You can
 * obtain a copy of the License at
 * http://glassfish.java.net/public/CDDL+GPL_1_1.html
 * or packager/legal/LICENSE.txt.  See the License for the specific
 * language governing permissions and limitations under the License.
 * When distributing the software, include this License Header Notice in each
 * file and include the License file at packager/legal/LICENSE.txt.
 * GPL Classpath Exception:
 * Oracle designates this particular file as subject to the "Classpath"
 * exception as provided by Oracle in the GPL Version 2 section of the License
 * file that accompanied this code.
 * Modifications:
 * If applicable, add the following below the License Header, with the fields
 * enclosed by brackets [] replaced by your own identifying information:
 * "Portions Copyright [year] [name of copyright owner]"
 * Contributor(s):
 * If you wish your version of this file to be governed by only the CDDL or
 * only the GPL Version 2, indicate your decision by adding "[Contributor]
 * elects to include this software in this distribution under the [CDDL or GPL
 * Version 2] license."  If you don't indicate a single choice of license, a
 * recipient has the option to distribute your version of this file under
 * either the CDDL, the GPL Version 2 or to extend the choice of license to
 * its licensees as provided above.  However, if you add GPL Version 2 code
 * and therefore, elected the GPL Version 2 license, then the option applies
 * only if the new code is made subject to such option by the copyright
 * holder.

package javax.xml.bind.annotation;

import java.lang.annotation.Target;
import java.lang.annotation.Retention;
import static java.lang.annotation.ElementType.*;
import static java.lang.annotation.RetentionPolicy.*;

 * <p>
 * Maps a JavaBean property to XML ID.
 * <p>
 * To preserve referential integrity of an object graph across XML
 * serialization followed by a XML deserialization, requires an object
 * reference to be marshalled by reference or containment
 * appropriately. Annotations <tt>&#64;XmlID</tt> and <tt>&#64;XmlIDREF</tt>
 * together allow a customized mapping of a JavaBean property's
 * type by containment or reference. 
 * <p><b>Usage</b> </p>
 * The <tt>&#64;XmlID</tt> annotation can be used with the following
 * program elements: 
 * <ul> 
 *   <li> a JavaBean property </li>
 *   <li> non static, non transient field </li>
 * </ul>
 * <p>See "Package Specification" in javax.xml.bind.package javadoc for
 * additional common information.</p>
 * The usage is subject to the following constraints:
 * <ul> 
 *   <li> At most one field or property in a class can be annotated
 *        with <tt>&#64;XmlID</tt>.  </li>
 *   <li> The JavaBean property's type must be <tt>java.lang.String</tt>.</li>
 *   <li> The only other mapping annotations that can be used
 *        with <tt>&#64;XmlID</tt>
 *        are:<tt>&#64;XmlElement</tt> and <tt>&#64;XmlAttribute</tt>.</li>  
 * </ul>
 * <p><b>Example</b>: Map a JavaBean property's type to <tt>xs:ID</tt></p>
 * <pre>
 *    // Example: code fragment
 *    public class Customer {
 *        &#64;XmlAttribute
 *        &#64;XmlID
 *        public String getCustomerID();
 *        public void setCustomerID(String id);
 *        .... other properties not shown 
 *    }
 *    &lt;!-- Example: XML Schema fragment --&gt;
 *    &lt;xs:complexType name="Customer"&gt;
 *      &lt;xs:complexContent&gt;
 *        &lt;xs:sequence&gt;
 *          ....
 *        &lt;/xs:sequence&gt;
 *        &lt;xs:attribute name="customerID" type="xs:ID"/&gt;
 *      &lt;/xs:complexContent&gt;
 *    &lt;/xs:complexType&gt;
 * </pre>
 * @author Sekhar Vajjhala, Sun Microsystems, Inc.
 * @see XmlIDREF
 * @since 1.6, JAXB 2.0

@Retention(RUNTIME) @Target({FIELD, METHOD})
public @interface XmlID { }



⇒ Download jaxb-api-2.2.12.jar File

⇐ Download JAXB 2.2 Specification and API JAR

⇑ JAXB (Java Architecture for XML Binding) API Specification

⇑⇑ FAQ for jaxb-*.jar - Java Architecture for XML Binding

2021-08-12, 14645👍, 0💬