public abstract class TransformerFactory extends Object
Known Direct Subclasses

A TransformerFactory instance can be used to create Transformer and Templates objects.

The system property that determines which Factory implementation to create is named "javax.xml.transform.TransformerFactory". This property names a concrete subclass of the TransformerFactory abstract class. If the property is not defined, a platform default is be used.

Protected Constructor Summary

Default constructor is protected on purpose.

Public Method Summary

abstract Source
getAssociatedStylesheet(Source source, String media, String title, String charset)

Get the stylesheet specification(s) associated with the XML Source document via the xml-stylesheet processing instruction that match the given criteria.

abstract Object
getAttribute(String name)
Allows the user to retrieve specific attributes on the underlying implementation.
abstract ErrorListener
Get the error event handler for the TransformerFactory.
abstract boolean
getFeature(String name)
Look up the value of a feature.
abstract URIResolver
Get the object that is used by default during the transformation to resolve URIs used in document(), xsl:i