dcsimg

I heard that various external API like DOM (org.w3c.dom), SAX (org.xml.sax, org.xml.sax.ext, org.xml.sax.helpers) etc being bundled with JDK1.4...Will i be able to drop in replacements for these when they get updated?

Davanum Srinivas

Yes, Sun has defined a mechanism to override these classes:
Endorsed Standards Override Mechanism.