[jdom-interest] API suggestion

Jason Hunter jhunter at collab.net
Thu Dec 28 13:00:30 PST 2000

> Then, one could replace code that looks like the following:
> Element e=new Element("somename").setText("somevalue");
> with
> Element e=Element.createElement("somename","somevalue");

But the current way is the same amt of typing, and more intuitive I

I could see a proposal to make Element have a constructor with that
signature, but namespaces get in the way.  We already have a constructor
with a two-String signature, and the second parameter is a namespace


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