Annotation Type XmlPaths

  • @Target({FIELD,METHOD})
    public @interface XmlPaths

    Purpose: This annotation is used in conjunction with an XmlElements annotation to specify an XmlPath for each of the XmlElement annotations in the XmlElements. The number of XmlPath annotations must be the same as the number of XmlElement annotations and the order must be the same.

     public class Customer {
        @XmlElements({@XmlElement(type=String.class), @XmlElement(type=Integer.class)})
        @XmlPaths({@XmlPath("choice-element/string/text()"), @XmlPath("choice-element/integer/text()")})
        public Object choice

    Will create the following Schema:

           <xsd:element name="choice-element" minOccurs="0">
                    <xsd:element name="string" type="xsd:string" minOccurs="0"/>
                    <xsd:element name="integer" type="xsd:int" minOccurs="0"/>
    • Required Element Summary

      Required Elements 
      Modifier and Type Required Element Description
      XmlPath[] value