Spring with Xstream Example
Xstream is a library to serialize objects to xml and vice-versa without requirement of any mapping file. Notice that castor requires an mapping file.
XStreamMarshaller class provides facility to marshal objects into xml and vice-versa.
Example of Spring and Xstream Integration (Marshalling Java Object into XML)
You need to create following files for marshalling java object into XML using Spring with Xstream:
Required Jar files
To run this example, you need to load:
If defines three properties id, name and salary with setters and getters.
It defines a bean xstreamMarshallerBean where Employee class is bound with the OXM framework.
It gets the instance of Marshaller from the applicationContext.xml file and calls the marshal method.
Output of the exampleemployee.xml
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