[jdom-interest] CDATA sections in XMLOutputter

Elliotte Rusty Harold elharo at metalab.unc.edu
Thu Jun 22 05:46:29 PDT 2000

At 4:02 PM -0700 6/21/00, Jason Hunter wrote:
>I'm not sure if I made this public before, but I've been throwing around
>the idea of a CdataString class that extended String and was a holder
>for CDATA sections -- since some people expressed a fervent desire to be
>able to preserve and construct CDATA sections.  Having CdataString
>extend String means you can treat it like a normal String, but the
>outputter can behave intelligently, and you can explicitly construct a
>CDATA section if desired.

This won't work. java.lang.String is declared final. :-(

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