:element, parent, name, attributes, children*

a = Node.new a << “B” # => <a>B</a> a.b # => <a>B<b/></a> a.b # => <a>B<b/><b/><a> a.b[“x”] = “y” # => <a>B<b/><b x=“y”/></a> a.b.c # => <a>B <c/><b x=“y”/></a> a.b.c << “D” # => <a>B <c>D</c><b x=“y”/></a>

REXML is an XML toolkit for Ruby, in Ruby.

REXML is a pureRuby, XML 1.0 conforming, non-validating toolkit with an intuitive API. REXML passes 100% of the non-validating Oasis tests, and provides tree, stream, SAX2, pull, and lightweight APIs. REXML also includes a full XPath 1.0 implementation. Since Ruby 1.8, REXML is included in the standard Ruby distribution.

Main page

www.germane-software.com/software/rexml

Author

Sean Russell <serATgermaneHYPHENsoftwareDOTcom>

Date

2008/019

Version

3.1.7.3

This API documentation can be downloaded from the REXML home page, or can be accessed online

A tutorial is available in the REXML distribution in docs/tutorial.html, or can be accessed online

Namespace
Methods
E
Constants
COPYRIGHT = "Copyright © 2001-2008 Sean Russell <ser@germane-software.com>"
 
DATE = "2008/019"
 
VERSION = "3.1.7.3"
 
REVISION = %w$Revision$[1] || ''
 
Copyright = COPYRIGHT
 
Version = VERSION
 
Class Public methods
entity_expansion_text_limit()

Get the entity expansion limit. By default the limit is set to 10240.

# File lib/rexml/rexml.rb, line 39
def self.entity_expansion_text_limit
  return @@entity_expansion_text_limit
end
entity_expansion_text_limit=( val )

Set the entity expansion limit. By default the limit is set to 10240.

# File lib/rexml/rexml.rb, line 34
def self.entity_expansion_text_limit=( val )
  @@entity_expansion_text_limit = val
end