[jdom-interest] Missing some functionality
Ken Rune Helland
kenh at csc.no
Thu Jun 21 05:56:34 PDT 2001
At 02:34 PM 6/21/2001 +0100, Markus Bernhardt wrote:
>We are missing some functionality in the
>- Helper for working with content:
> At the moment it's only possible to
> add content at the end of the content list.
> Often needed are things like adding an element
> with index, removing an element with index,
> replace a node, move a node, sort the contents ....
Element.getMixedContent() returns a live list
where you can handle the content with the metods of
the java.util.List interface.
Element.getChildren() returns a live list of the
>- Usage of a global default factory for internal creation of objects:
> At the moment the XMLFactory is only used in
> the input package. The problem are methods like
> addAttribute(String name, String value) in Element.
> If you subclass a Attribute, you have to sublass Element.
> At the moment this is not a big problem, but I think
> it is needed for the future.
you have also the setAttribute(Attribute) metod
witch lets you add any subclass of attribute you like to.
(addAttribute is deprecated as of beta7)
>We have implemented those things.
>Is there anybody interested in integrating our changes ?
>Where to contrib code ?
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