[jdom-interest] ClassCastException on Element.getContent

Elliotte Harold elharo at metalab.unc.edu
Sun Feb 12 04:13:24 PST 2006

Jason Hunter wrote:

>> where xhtmlElement is of type org.jdom.Element. This works nicely in the
>> test environment, but in the production environment the second line
>> (Contents contents = ...) causes a ClassCastException. Both environments
>> run sun jdk 1.4. Under what circumstances could the returned list from
>> getContents() contain anything that is not castable to Content?

Any chance the production environment is a servlet container that 
contains a different version of jdom.jar?

What type do you actually have? What does the stack trace tell you?

Elliotte Rusty Harold  elharo at metalab.unc.edu
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