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Problem with "double" type elements in JAXB

I have recently faced quite a lot of problem using JAXB objects to invoke SOAP webservices.

There were several elements declared as :
<xs:simpleType name="someAttr"><xs:restriction base="xs:double"/></xs:simpleType>

When I used "wsimport" command line tool to generate Java classes for the WSDL, all those attributes generated as

private double someAttr;

What happened later was all the values were transformed automatically to scientific notation like : 2.85292746E8

This was a major issue, as the actual values were getting truncated. 

After a long search and trial and error, I found an easy solution to my problem, to change the declaration 
private double someAttr;

To : private BigDecimal someAttr;

No value truncation or transformation happened after that.


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