10.18.1. Using JAXB with non annotated classes
JAXB is heavily driven by Java Annotations on the Java Bindings. It currently does not support an external binding configuration.
In order to support this, we built on a JAXB RI feature whereby it allows you to specify a RuntimeInlineAnnotationReader implementation during JAXBContext creation (see JAXBRIContext).
We call this feature "JAXB Annotation Introduction" and we've made it available for general consumption i.e. it can be checked out, built and used from SVN: