JDK-6306251 : XMLOutputFactory.newInstance(factoryId, classLoader) returns XMLInputFactory
  • Type: Bug
  • Component: xml
  • Sub-Component: jaxp
  • Affected Version: 1.4.0
  • Priority: P3
  • Status: Closed
  • Resolution: Not an Issue
  • OS: generic
  • CPU: generic
  • Submitted: 2005-08-04
  • Updated: 2012-06-11
  • Resolved: 2005-09-29
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XMLOutputFactory.newInstance(java.lang.String factoryId, java.lang.ClassLoader classLoader) returns XMLInputFactory 

------------------------ XMLOutputFactory src has ----------------------------------
  public static XMLInputFactory newInstance(String factoryId,
                                            ClassLoader classLoader)
    throws FactoryConfigurationError
    return (XMLInputFactory) FactoryFinder.find(

EVALUATION This is a bug in the spec and the responsible people have been notified.