Progress® DataDirect XML Converters® for Java Release 6.2
README
February 2017


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This README file contains additional information not included in the Progress® DataDirect XML Converters® for Java documentation.

Contents

This readme contains the following sections:


Release 6.2 Features

DataDirect XML Converters 6.2 includes the following new features:


Change History


Installation

Notes about installation:


Using the Online Documents

The PDF books are an installable option for DataDirect XML Converters. You can view the PDF books with Adobe Reader. For instructions on how to use the online documents and Adobe Reader, refer to the Preface in the DataDirect XML Converters for Java Installation Guide.

NOTE: To download Adobe Reader from the Web, go to Adobe’s Web site at http://www.adobe.com.


DataDirect XML Converters Files

The following files are placed in the installer directory when you extract the contents of the 62_xmlconverters.jar file:


When you install DataDirect XML Converters, the installer copies the following directories and files to the product installation directory (as determined by the user), represented here as “INSTALL_DIR”.

To INSTALL_DIR/

To INSTALL_DIR/doc (optional components)

To INSTALL_DIR/examples (optional components)

To INSTALL_DIR/help (optional components)

To INSTALL_DIR/javadoc (optional components)

To INSTALL_DIR/lib

Note that the /codehaus directory can be omitted if running with Java SE 6 or higher. They are only needed for running with J2SE 5 because J2SE does not include the StAX classes.


Third-Party Licensing Agreements

DataDirect XML Converters include JSON which is subject to the following license:

The JSON License

Copyright 2002 JSON.org

Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the “Software”), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:

The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.

The Software shall be used for Good, not Evil.

THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED “AS IS”, WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.

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DataDirect XML Converters include Java HTML Tidy - JTidy which is subject to the following license:

Java HTML Tidy - JTidy

HTML parser and pretty printer

Copyright 1998-2000 World Wide Web Consortium (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Institut National de Recherche en Informatique et en Automatique, Keio University). All Rights Reserved.

Contributing Author(s):

The contributing author(s) would like to thank all those who helped with testing, bug fixes, and patience. This wouldn’t have been possible without all of you.

COPYRIGHT NOTICE:

This software and documentation is provided “as is,” and the copyright holders and contributing author(s) make no representations or warranties, express or implied, including but not limited to, warranties of merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose or that the use of the software or documentation will not infringe any third party patents, copyrights, trademarks or other rights.

The copyright holders and contributing author(s) will not be liable for any direct, indirect, special or consequential damages arising out of any use of the software or documentation, even if advised of the possibility of such damage.

Permission is hereby granted to use, copy, modify, and distribute this source code, or portions hereof, documentation and executables, for any purpose, without fee, subject to the following restrictions:

  1. The origin of this source code must not be misrepresented.
  2. Altered versions must be plainly marked as such and must not be misrepresented as being the original source.
  3. This Copyright notice may not be removed or altered from any source or altered source distribution.

The copyright holders and contributing author(s) specifically permit, without fee, and encourage the use of this source code as a component for supporting the Hypertext Markup Language in commercial products. If you use this source code in a product, acknowledgment is not required but would be appreciated.

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DataDirect XML Converters include juniversalchardet - which is subject to the following license:

juniversalchardet

juniversalchardet is a Java port of ‘universalchardet’, that is the encoding detector library of Mozilla.

http://code.google.com/p/juniversalchardet/

The original code of universalchardet is available at http://lxr.mozilla.org/seamonkey/source/extensions/universalchardet/

Techniques used by universalchardet are described at http://www.mozilla.org/projects/intl/UniversalCharsetDetection.html

Version: MPL 1.1/GPL 2.0/LGPL 2.1

The contents of this file are subject to the Mozilla Public License Version 1.1 (the “License”); you may not use this file except in compliance with the License. You may obtain a copy of the License at http://www.mozilla.org/MPL/

Software distributed under the License is distributed on an “AS IS” basis, WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the License for the specific language governing rights and limitations under the License.

The Original Code is Mozilla Universal charset detector code.

The Initial Developer of the Original Code is Netscape Communications Corporation. Portions created by the Initial Developer are Copyright (C) 2001 the Initial Developer. All Rights Reserved.

Contributor(s):

Alternatively, the contents of this file may be used under the terms of either the GNU General Public License Version 2 or later (the “GPL”), or the GNU Lesser General Public License Version 2.1 or later (the “LGPL”), in which case the provisions of the GPL or the LGPL are applicable instead of those above. If you wish to allow use of your version of this file only under the terms of either the GPL or the LGPL, and not to allow others to use your version of this file under the terms of the MPL, indicate your decision by deleting the provisions above and replace them with the notice and other provisions required by the GPL or the LGPL. If you do not delete the provisions above, a recipient may use your version of this file under the terms of any one of the MPL, the GPL or the LGPL.

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This release of DataDirect XML Converters includes WoodSToX which is distributed under the Apache Software License, reproduced below:

Apache License, Version 2.0, January 2004

http://www.apache.org/licenses/

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Notice for Salesforce Application Developers

This notice is applicable when DataDirect XML Converters are used to access a Salesforce.com system. DataDirect XML Converters may be utilized directly or indirectly (i.e., through the use of one or more other applications utilizing DataDirect XML Converters) to transmit User Data outside of the Salesforce.com (SFDC) system. To the extent such transmission occurs, neither DataDirect nor SFDC are responsible for the privacy, security or integrity of that User Data. “User Data” means electronic data or information submitted by SFDC’s customers into SFDC’s system.


February 2017
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