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NodeList to List

 * Copyright (C) 2007  Vianney le Clment
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import java.util.AbstractList;
import java.util.List;

import org.w3c.dom.Element;
import org.w3c.dom.Node;
import org.w3c.dom.NodeList;

public class Util{
   * Wrapper pour NodeList
   * @param list
   * @return
  public static List<Node> list(final NodeList list) {
    return new AbstractList<Node>() {
      public int size() {
        return list.getLength();

      public Node get(int index) {
        Node item = list.item(index);
        if (item == null)
          throw new IndexOutOfBoundsException();
        return item;

  public static List<Node> getElementsByTagName(Element e, String tag) {
    return list(e.getElementsByTagName(tag));



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