[jdom-interest] retrieving the children of an element as text
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Wed Sep 13 16:14:08 PDT 2006
On 9/13/06, Jason Hunter <jhunter at servlets.com> wrote:
> J. McConnell wrote:
> > On 9/13/06, Jason Hunter <jhunter at servlets.com> wrote:
> >> I'd recommend xmlOutputter.outputString(mainelement.getContent()).
> > This won't satisfy the OP's goal of mainting the original formatting,
> > will it?
> I think it will, since getContent() includes the elements as well as the
> whitespace text nodes, and by default XMLOutputter doesn't alter source
Huh, good to know. Sorry for the confusion and thanks for the explanation!
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