[jdom-interest] Getting String from a Document

Thomas M. Sasala tsasala at hifusion.com
Fri Jun 16 04:17:21 PDT 2000

	Is this a new method or am I completely loosing my mind?
I spent an hour looking for such a method....sorry for the confusion...

Elliotte Rusty Harold wrote:
> I'm not sure what I'm missing here but I see these two methods in
> org.jdom.input.SAXBuilder:
> public Document build(java.io.Reader characterStream)
>                 throws JDOMException
>        This builds a document from the supplied Reader.
>        Parameters:
>              in - Reader to read from.
>        Returns:
>              Document - resultant Document object.
>        Throws:
>              JDOMException - when errors occur in parsing.
> public Document build(java.io.Reader characterStream,
>                        java.lang.String SystemId)
>                 throws JDOMException
> I see that the JavaDoc is a little off from the actual arguments.
> characterStream should be changed to in as the JavaDoc suggests (I
> really don't like calling Readers character streams, gives people the
> wrong ideas about what's a subclass of what) but either of these two
> methods should do what you need.

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