Base classes used by concrete Parser and Generator implementations; contain functionality that is not specific to JSON or input abstraction (byte vs char). Most formats extend these types, although it is also possible to directly extend
Class Summary Class Description GeneratorBaseThis base class implements part of API that a JSON generator exposes to applications, adds shared internal methods that sub-classes can use and adds some abstract methods sub-classes must implement. ParserBaseIntermediate base class used by all Jackson
ParserMinimalBaseIntermediate base class used by all Jackson
JsonParserimplementations, but does not add any additional fields that depend on particular method of obtaining input.