[jdom-interest] bug in Element.getCopy ?

Jason Hunter jhunter at collab.net
Tue Feb 27 23:39:32 PST 2001

Jochen Strunk wrote:
> Hi,
> i think there is a bug in Element.getCopy. It doesn' t deep copy the
> namespace, which makes it difficult to change the default namespace of an
> element. The patch below solves the problem for me.

If you call getCopy(String) it makes a copy of the element using the
given name in no namespace.  My guess is you're seeing that behavior but
expect it to copy the namespace over too?


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