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Xml

public class Xml
extends Object

java.lang.Object
   ↳ android.util.Xml


XML utility methods.

Summary

Nested classes

enum Xml.Encoding

Supported character encodings. 

Fields

public static String FEATURE_RELAXED

XmlPullParser "relaxed" feature name.

Public methods

static AttributeSet asAttributeSet(XmlPullParser parser)

Return an AttributeSet interface for use with the given XmlPullParser.

static Xml.Encoding findEncodingByName(String encodingName)

Finds an encoding by name.

static XmlPullParser newPullParser()

Returns a new pull parser with namespace support.

static XmlSerializer newSerializer()

Creates a new xml serializer.

static void parse(String xml, ContentHandler contentHandler)

Parses the given xml string and fires events on the given SAX handler.

static void parse(InputStream in, Xml.Encoding encoding, ContentHandler contentHandler)

Parses xml from the given input stream and fires events on the given SAX handler.

static void parse(Reader in, ContentHandler contentHandler)

Parses xml from the given reader and fires events on the given SAX handler.

Inherited methods

Fields

FEATURE_RELAXED

added in API level 1
public static String FEATURE_RELAXED

XmlPullParser "relaxed" feature name.

See also:

Public methods

asAttributeSet

added in API level 1
public static AttributeSet asAttributeSet (XmlPullParser parser)

Return an AttributeSet interface for use with the given XmlPullParser. If the given parser itself implements AttributeSet, that implementation is simply returned. Otherwise a wrapper class is instantiated on top of the XmlPullParser, as a proxy for retrieving its attributes, and returned to you.

Parameters
parser XmlPullParser: The existing parser for which you would like an AttributeSet.

Returns
AttributeSet An AttributeSet you can use to retrieve the attribute values at each of the tags as the parser moves through its XML document.

See also:

findEncodingByName

added in API level 1
public static Xml.Encoding findEncodingByName (String encodingName)

Finds an encoding by name. Returns UTF-8 if you pass null.

Parameters
encodingName String

Returns
Xml.Encoding

Throws
UnsupportedEncodingException

newPullParser

added in API level 1
public static XmlPullParser newPullParser ()

Returns a new pull parser with namespace support.

Returns
XmlPullParser

newSerializer

added in API level 1
public static XmlSerializer newSerializer ()

Creates a new xml serializer.

Returns
XmlSerializer

parse

added in API level 1
public static void parse (String xml, 
                ContentHandler contentHandler)

Parses the given xml string and fires events on the given SAX handler.

Parameters
xml String

contentHandler ContentHandler

Throws
SAXException

parse

added in API level 1
public static void parse (InputStream in, 
                Xml.Encoding encoding, 
                ContentHandler contentHandler)

Parses xml from the given input stream and fires events on the given SAX handler.

Parameters
in InputStream

encoding Xml.Encoding

contentHandler ContentHandler

Throws
IOException
SAXException

parse

added in API level 1
public static void parse (Reader in, 
                ContentHandler contentHandler)

Parses xml from the given reader and fires events on the given SAX handler.

Parameters
in Reader

contentHandler ContentHandler

Throws
IOException
SAXException