CodeSynthesis XSD/e is an open-source, dependency-free XML Schema to C++ compiler for mobile, embedded, and light-weight applications. It provides XML parsing, serialization, XML Schema validation and XML data binding while maintaining a small footprint and portability.

This page contains information for XSD/e compiler developers. For an overview of the XSD/e capabilities refer to the XSD/e product page.

License

You can use, distribute, and/or modify XSD/e, its runtime library, and the generated code under the terms of the GNU General Public License, version 2 as published by the Free Software Foundation. Proprietary licenses are available for customers who wish to use XSD/e in closed-source products. Visit the XSD/e product page for more information.

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Compiler Dependencies

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Generated Code Dependencies

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Documentation

C++/Hybrid Mapping Getting Started Guide An introduction to the C++/Hybrid mapping with examples. Also available in PDF and PostScript.
C++/Parser Mapping Getting Started Guide An introduction to the C++/Parser mapping with examples. Also available in PDF and PostScript.
C++/Serializer Mapping Getting Started Guide An introduction to the C++/Serializer mapping with examples. Also available in PDF and PostScript.
XSD/e Compiler Command Line Manual The XSD/e compiler command line interface documentation.
XML Schema Authoring Guide A collection of recipes for writing schemas that are enjoyable to work with.
Build instructions for UNIX A step-by-step guide on how to build XSD from the source on UNIX-like operating systems. The build procedure for XSD/e is the same.
Build instructions for Windows A step-by-step guide on how to build XSD from the source on Windows. The build procedure for XSD/e is the same.

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XSD/e source code
XSD/e binary distributions

Support

We provide free, best-effort technical support for XSD/e via the xsde-users mailing list. Simply send an email to this mailing list with the description of a bug or a problem that you encountered. Please follow the Posting Guidelines to receive a prompt reply.

We also offer priority support on a commercial basis. Visit our support page for more information.