New Document From String : DOM Document « XML « Java

New Document From String

import java.text.ParseException;
import java.text.SimpleDateFormat;
import java.util.ArrayList;
import java.util.Date;
import java.util.Iterator;

import javax.xml.parsers.DocumentBuilder;
import javax.xml.parsers.DocumentBuilderFactory;
import javax.xml.parsers.ParserConfigurationException;
import javax.xml.transform.Transformer;
import javax.xml.transform.TransformerException;
import javax.xml.transform.TransformerFactory;
import javax.xml.transform.dom.DOMSource;

import org.w3c.dom.Document;
import org.w3c.dom.Element;
import org.w3c.dom.Node;
import org.w3c.dom.NodeList;
import org.xml.sax.InputSource;
import org.xml.sax.SAXException;

 * Copyright (C) 2007 Google Inc.
 * Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"); you may not
 * use this file except in compliance with the License. You may obtain a copy of
 * the License at
 * Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software
 * distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT
 * WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the
 * License for the specific language governing permissions and limitations under
 * the License.

 * Various XML utilities.
 * @author simonjsmith, ksim
 * @version 1.1 - ksim - March 6th, 2007 - Added functions regarding streaming
 * @version 1.2 - ksim - March 10th, 2007 - Added functions regarding DOM
 *          manipulation
public class Utils {
  public static Document newDocumentFromString(String xmlString) {
    DocumentBuilderFactory factory = null;
    DocumentBuilder builder = null;
    Document ret = null;

    try {
      factory = DocumentBuilderFactory.newInstance();
      builder = factory.newDocumentBuilder();
    } catch (ParserConfigurationException e) {

    try {
      ret = builder.parse(new InputSource(new StringReader(xmlString)));
    } catch (SAXException e) {
    } catch (IOException e) {
    return ret;



Related examples in the same category

1.Copy an XML document
2.Create DOM Document out of string
3.Create Document with root QName
4.Create Empty DOM Document
5.Displays a DOM document in a tree control.
6.New Document From InputStream
7.load Document by element
8.load Document from InputStream
9.get Document Element from a file
10.Start a new XML Document
11.Document To String
12.Utility class to print out DOM
13.Return a new document, ready to populate
14.Read Xml from InputStream and return Document
15.Read Xml from Reader and return Document
16.Gets the owner document of a node.
17.Creates an element on the given document.
18.Loads a W3C XML document from a file.
19.Your Own XML Reader