NamespaceURICorrectingNamespaceContextWrapper.java

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package org.apache.axiom.util.stax.dialect;

import java.util.Iterator;

import javax.xml.XMLConstants;
import javax.xml.namespace.NamespaceContext;

/**
 * Wrapper that fixes the behavior of {@link NamespaceContext#getNamespaceURI(String)}. The Javadoc
 * of that method clearly specifies that the return value of that method may never be
 * <code>null</code>. In particular, the expected result for an unbound prefix is
 * {@link XMLConstants#NULL_NS_URI}. However, many implementations incorrectly return
 * <code>null</code> in that case.
 */
class NamespaceURICorrectingNamespaceContextWrapper implements NamespaceContext {
    private final NamespaceContext parent;
    
    public NamespaceURICorrectingNamespaceContextWrapper(NamespaceContext parent) {
        this.parent = parent;
    }

    public String getNamespaceURI(String prefix) {
        String namespaceURI = parent.getNamespaceURI(prefix);
        return namespaceURI == null ? XMLConstants.NULL_NS_URI : namespaceURI;
    }

    public String getPrefix(String namespaceURI) {
        return parent.getPrefix(namespaceURI);
    }

    public Iterator getPrefixes(String namespaceURI) {
        return parent.getPrefixes(namespaceURI);
    }
}