public interface ValidationEventHandler
If an application needs to implement customized event handling, it must
implement this interface and then register it with either the
The JAXB Provider will then report validation errors and warnings encountered
during the unmarshal, marshal, and validate operations to these event
If the handleEvent method throws an unchecked runtime exception, the JAXB Provider must treat that as if the method returned false, effectively terminating whatever operation was in progress at the time (unmarshal, validate, or marshal).
Modifying the Java content tree within your event handler is undefined by the specification and may result in unexpected behaviour.
Failing to return false from the handleEvent method after encountering a fatal error is undefined by the specification and may result in unexpected behavior.
Default Event Handler
See: Validator javadocs
boolean handleEvent(ValidationEvent event)
ValidationEventLocator embedded in it that
indicates where the error or warning occurred.
If an unchecked runtime exception is thrown from this method, the JAXB provider will treat it as if the method returned false and interrupt the current unmarshal, validate, or marshal operation.
event - the encapsulated validation event information. It is a
provider error if this parameter is null.
IllegalArgumentException - if the event object is null.
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