returns the XML expression tree corresponding to a string.
Details and Options
- To use XMLGetString, you first need to load the XML Package using Needs["XML`"].
- This function is similar to ImportString["data","XML"]. However, it can take a pre-initialized XML parser.
- The following options can be given:
"NormalizeWhitespace" True whether to remove leading, trailing, and multiple internal whitespace in elements "IncludeNamespaces" Automatic whether to explicitly include namespaces "ValidateAgainstDTD" Automatic whether to validate the XML against the DTD content model "IncludeEmbeddedObjects" None whether to retain comments and processing instructions "AllowRemoteDTDAccess" True whether to seek DTDs on the network "ReadDTD" True whether to read the DTD "IncludeDefaultedAttributes" False whether to explicitly include default attributes as defined in the DTD "AllowUnrecognizedEntities" Automatic whether entities undefined by the DTD are considered errors "PreserveCDATASections" False whether the distinction between CDATA sections and regular character data is maintained on import
Basic Examples (2)
XMLGetString imports a string as SymbolicXML:
To use XMLGetString with a pre-initialized parser, pre-initialize the parser according to a DTD at the remote URL and name that pre-initialized parser XHTMLParser:
Use the pre-initialized parser to validate the string on import. "Valid"->True indicates the string was validated successfully: