Cobra: Java HTML Renderer & Parser
Cobra is a pure Java HTML renderer and DOM parser that is
independently of the Cobra rendering engine.
document.write) will be
As of version 0.96.1, Cobra requires J2SE 5+ (JDK 1.5+).
You can download Cobra from the
SourceForge download area for
this project. Note that the download area includes release notes where
you can find information about each version's changes.
The Lobo browser [download]
is a Java application that uses
the Cobra toolkit to parse and render HTML.
Cobra is open source and is made available free of charge. Its source code is released under the LGPL license.
under a dual MPL/GPL license. Given that the GPL license of Rhino is the one that is compatible with
Cobra's license, it is our opinion that users must observe Rhino's GPL license when linking Cobra.
See our Getting Started page
for tips on setting up and getting started with the Cobra rendering engine.
See the HTML Parser Page
Cobra vs. Lobo
We have a separate Browser API (GPL)
that is better suited to embedding a full featured web browser in a Swing application.
Cobra is work in progress. If you would like to contribute,
please see the source code page
for information on how to set up an environment for development
of Cobra, and on how to submit code patches.
If you have any specific suggestions on improving Cobra,
please don't hesitate to contact us.
If you require community assistance, please visit
our Help Forum.
If you find something doesn't work quite the way it should, please submit a
Support The Project