read « XML file « Java I/O Q&A

1. What is the best/simplest way to read in an XML file in Java application?

Currently our Java application uses the values held within a tab delimited *.cfg file. We need to change this application so that it now uses an XML file. What is the best/simplest ...

2. Best strategy for reading XmlFormatter formated log files in Java?

I've got an xml log file formatted with XMLFormatter. I'd like to process this file for report purposes. My problem is, that the log file is not finished by tag, ...

3. read xml file using http

Is anyone aware of a quick way of reading in an xml file over http? (e.g. i have a file located in How can i read this file from ...

4. Read RSAPublicKey in Java from XML file

How to read RSA Public Key in Java from xml file? This is file format.

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="no"?>

5. reading from XMl file in java

I have a simple XML file

        <name> SwitchON</name>

6. How to read an XML file with Java?

I don't need to read complex XML files. I just want to read the following configuration file with a simplest XML reader


7. Is there an easy way to read an XML file in Java?

I'm fairly new to Java and am writing an app that needs an XML config file. The problem I have is that there doesn't seem to be any easy way to ...

8. FileNotFoundException when reading .xml file to parse

I'm writing a program in Java where I read in data from an XML file and parse it. The file is imported into a folder named "Resources" in the src directory ...

9. Store xml files in resources folder (WAR), read from code

I have different XML-files in my 'src/main/recources' folder, and I'd like to read them from my webapplication.

File f = new File("file1.xml");
The code gets invoked inside a WebService, and this prints out ...

10. Best way to read and render presentation using XML file

Here is my scenario:

  1. I have an XML file where various attributes (TextBox, CheckBox etc) of an HTML form are specified. (this is because, if the form changes later, the user only ...

11. reading xml file in java

i want read XML file using Java ,but the structure of XML file is unknown or in other words the content of XML file is generated dynamically how to read each ...

12. How to create java object by reflection by reading field names and types from an xml file?

I want to create a class dynamically at run time by reading field names and its types from an xml file.For example my xml file looks like this:

   <name ...

13. OleClientSite to read .msg and .xml files

I am using java and I would like to show the content of an outlook email file (.msg) and the content of an xml file in a view or a java ...

14. Upload and read XML file and show in the textarea in Ext

How to browse and read a file (XML) and show it in the textarea in Ext?

  1. Is it possible to do the functionality in client side itself?
  2. I have tried with ...

15. Reading data from XML file in Java

I dont know how to read data from such XML file. Lets say i want to read every every GUID and userID. How do i do it? Here is part of XML: ...

16. How to read xml file dynamically in Java

Possible Duplicate:
how to read a xml file using java?
Hi Friends, My XML file is given below.
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
    <List name="Tree">

17. Reading a remote xml file

I want to read a xml file that is presnt on a remote location.I use the following code

URL url = new URL(myurl);
BufferedReader in = new BufferedReader(new InputStreamReader(url.openStream()));
String inputLine;
String strOutput = "";
System.out.println("start ...

18. How to Create Save and Read Xml file in j2me

I need to create xml file in j2me and save this file to phone and also read the xml file Thanks

19. Unit test - read xml file

I m trying to do a unit test to a class which load and read an xml file. I m using NetBeans. Here is my class structure,

Class A

private String fileName;

A (String fileName)

20. How to read the XML file in java

<?xml version="1.0"?> 
<smooks-resource-list xmlns="" 

<ds:direct bindOnElement="#document" datasource="DB" driver="com.mysql.jdbc.Driver" url="jdbc:mysql://localhost/dbase" username="root" password="praya123"   autoCommit="false" /> 
<db:executor executeOnElement="Invoice" datasource="DB" executeBefore="true"> 
<db:statement>SELECT * FROM custinfo</db:statement> 
<db:resultSet name="rs_custinfo" /> 
</db:executor> ...

21. How to read content of an xml file in Java

I have created an XML file and DTD which can be found at the HERE. I have written a code, but it works till one level, then it doesnot works ...

22. Java - Reading XML file

I am very new to Java, I am trying to read in some data from an XML file and having some trouble, the XML I have is as follows:

<subject>Sales Query</subject>
<description>email body ...

23. reading an XML file into java

24. reading XML file

25. Read and create a XML file

27. read in a xml file

28. read data from an XML file

29. Reading an XML file in a war file

Hi All, I have a war in which i have a xml directory as follows : APP/WEB-INF APP/xml/abc.xml I want to read the xml file in the model classes as they contain configuration parameters. The war is not exploded in Weblogic 7.0. How do i read the XML file. I tried using the class Loader.But it does not work. I can ...

30. To Read XML File

31. Reading an XML file using Properties class

Hi I am reading an an XML using the following code import java.util.*; import*; public class ReadFromXML { public static void main(String args[]) throws Exception { Properties prop = new Properties(); FileInputStream fis = new FileInputStream("D:/abc.xml"); try{ prop.loadFromXML(fis); prop.list(System.out); System.out.println("\nThe foo property: " + prop.getProperty("foo")); } catch(Exception e){ System.out.println("Exception :##" + e); } } } It is working fine. But ...

32. Reading a XML File using Java

Hi, I have a XML file, a sample is given below. I need to read this XML file using java and get all the values. Can you tell me how I can do this ? Some sample code will be great. XML -------- 1.0 ...

33. reading xml file

Hi, I'm writing here the following codes...but still i'm not able to encode and decode the special characters like opening & closing quotation(curly, not the usual type)... =================================================== FileReader fr = new FileReader("D:/original/br11.xml"); FileWriter f0 = new FileWriter("D:/original/xyz.xml"); BufferedReader br = new BufferedReader(fr); while((s = br.readLine()) != null) { System.out.println(s.trim()); String encoded_text = URLUTF8Encoder.encode(s); System.out.println(encoded_text); String finalDecoded=unescape(encoded_text); System.out.println(finalDecoded); f0.write(finalDecoded); f0.write(s); f0.write("\n"); ...

34. JAVA API to Read XML File?

35. Reading a simple XML File

36. which is fast either reading from xml or reding from text file?

assuming the XML is in a file then it is exactly the same. the cost is incurred when you want to parse the data. A text file contains text, and you can read this into memory but it won't do anything on its own. XML data can be read into memory for the same cost, but then there is a 'cost' ...

37. Need to Read XMl File From Java Code

Hi, I need to read an xml file from my java code inside my web application. I m putting my xml file inside WEB-INF folder of my application. I am using following code to get xml file . InputStream is = getClass().getResourceAsStream("/" + xmlfilename); but its not getting xmlfile from this path and giving inputstream as null. Can anybody please help ...

38. Reading xml file

39. reading xml file dynamically

hi, All code online would be according to your defination, "static" This is because usually a parser has an idea about the grammar The apis mentioned will allow you to access the elements of an xml file so say, you have the following: code ranch website
and : salvin java When you parse this with ...

40. Problem with reading file from disk into XML

I need to read some files from disk, as XML, then make a string of each of them and [using a queue to keep all the strings ] send via HTTP to the client per it's request. If I use apache-commons-io.FileUtils.fileAsString - I get some characters not ending up the same in the result, so it looks like encoding problem which ...

41. Reading CBEFF xml file

/// method iam reading.. public static ISO read(String fileName){ ObjectInputStream oiStream = null; byte[] bdbFile = null; try { FileInputStream fis = new FileInputStream(fileName); int len = fis.toString().getBytes().length; System.out.println(" len " + len); bdbFile = new byte[10000]; oiStream = new ObjectInputStream(fis); int readLen =; System.out.println(" readLen " + readLen); } catch (FileNotFoundException ex) { ex.printStackTrace(); } catch (IOException ex) { ...

42. read xml file

43. How to read XML files from java

element = Tokenizer.nextToken(); StringTokenizer Tokenizer2 = new StringTokenizer(element,"\t"); // Do what ever String Process here Example this.Final += element.getName(); } this.Final += this.Delim; System.out.println(this.Final); } public static void main(String s[])throws Exception { Document document = null; SAXReader reader = new SAXReader(); File f1= new File("D:/Rajesh/EDI to XML/EDI.xml"); document =; Demo obj = new Demo(); obj.bar1(document); } }

44. Reading XML File

If you just want to copy it to another file, then you can ignore the fact that it's XML and just create a byte-for-byte copy. If you want to handle the information contained in there in some way you can parse it using SAX or DOM (or any third-party library). You can easily google for a tutorial using those keywords.

45. Reading an xml file into java

XML is the platform neutral way of sharing data across different systems and programs. Java and XML are natural partners. To use XML with Java programs you need to know how to parse them. Java has full support for XML parsing using XML parsers. These XML parses use either a SAX parser or a DOM parser (SAX and DOM are popular ...

46. how can you read xml file having no of childs

47. Read From XML file

48. Reading XML file

The XML files i'm using are quite large. I saw DOM in memory footprint up to 10x the document size. So i'm not too sure if JDOM is similar in this way. If i just need to read (and don't need to write), is it ok if i use SAX instead of STAX?

49. Reading an XML file using Java

reader.close(); } catch(Exception ex){ ex.printStackTrace(); } } } So far the program displays the content of the xml file (with the tags). However, my aim is to make the program display the values, not the tags. For example, in this case, i'd like my program to display the value '32.0' rather than: 32.0 Can anyone provide me ...

50. Problem reading an xml file using java

i have a Com File which is called through .Net application and i made another java application that call the same COM file using JNI . but the problem is that the xml format generated from the Com file in case of the .Net application is approx 49.9K and the same Xml file Contents generated through java is half the size ...

51. Reading xml file in war

53. Cannot read big xml file

Welcome to the Sun forums. ManojBhide wrote: I am working on a swing application in which i have to populate data in a jcombobox (onchange event) from an .xml file .but the application gets hanged when the size of xml is big (350-400 records) Just what are these 'records', great works of literature?!? I cannot believe that any Java based XML ...

54. Help reading the trademark sign from and xml file

I m trying to read it using the following code: url = new URL(fileLocation); URLConnection connection = url.openConnection(); InputStream stream =url.openStream(); InputStreamReader r= new InputStreamReader(stream,"UTF-8"); BufferedReader input = new BufferedReader(r); String line = input.readLine(); StringBuffer responseText = new StringBuffer(); while ((line = input.readLine()) != null) { responseText.append(line + "\n"); } System.out.println(" "+responseText); The output has replaced the trademark sign with something ...

55. How to read the data from Excel file and Store in XML file using java

Hi All, I got a problem with Excel file. My problem is how to read the data from Excel file and Store in XML file using java excel api. For getting the data from Excel file what are all the steps i need to follow to get the correct result. Any body can send me the code (with java code ,Excel ...

56. How to read the data from Excel file and Store in XML file using java

Hi All, I got a problem with Excel file. My problem is how to read the data from Excel file and Store in XML file using java excel api. For getting the data from Excel file what are all the steps i need to follow to get the correct result. Any body can send me the code (with java code ,Excel ...

57. Reading XML files using java

int noUsers = 15; int tpsMode = 1; PreparedStatement pstmt1 = null; Connection conn = null; int avgresponsetime = 1234; DocumentBuilderFactory factory = DocumentBuilderFactory.newInstance(); DocumentBuilder builder = factory.newDocumentBuilder(); File xmlDocument = new File("C:\\Automation_No_Change stats.xml"); Document document = builder.parse(xmlDocument); NodeList nodeList = document.getElementsByTagName("statistics"); for (int i = 0; i < nodeList.getLength(); i++) {

58. Problem while reading XML File from Memory

The code will go like this.... response.toString() is containing the response type which is the identification of that particular XML File. By using this my file is identified and after identification of this file, i should read the contents and parse them. Sentences in the bold are the ways. Is this the correct way ?? Amit Will you be able to ...

59. reading XML file

60. want to read properties from xml file in java

61. Reading an XML file, general question

Hi all, This time, I just have a quick question, and I can't seem to get a straight answer from anyone I know. I'm thinking about getting Microsoft Word 2007 soon, and from what I've heard, since it's XML formatted, you can read it right into Java as a Word file (that is, you don't have to bother converting it to ...

62. Read XML configuration file

Sorry, I think that I didn't explain myself very well. I was trying to mean, which API shoould I use? JAXP is ok? It's been a long time since I used it, and I don't know if there is a better or newer API. Third part or whatever. As I wrote, it's just for reading a config file. Thanks again!

63. xml file reading

hi !!!!!!!!! im using a SAX parser to parse an xml file can someone please help me find a way of reading the attribute contents of the xml for example if my xml has banaba carrots how do i read only vegetable and only ...

64. code to read xml file

65. Reading an XML file into Properties.

66. Exception thrown while reading an XML file using Properties

yes,it refers to the DTDs that need to be in the XML files. The problem is that this is 3rd Party DTD you missed the point. what I'm telling you is, you can't use Properties to just load any old XML you want into memory. there is a specific DTD for XML Properties, and the JRE knows how to get it. ...

68. How to read XML file in java

Hi everyone... I m new to XML and i was wondering if there is any easy way to read XML file in java....for example: myServer 1433 serverInstance myDatabase username password I was reading on the web that i need to use some sort of DTD or some other file...but i ...

69. read specified content of a xml file

70. Reading An XML file

71. Reading An XML file

you need to give the FileInputStream more of a path to the file than just the name. either an absolute path eg 'c:\mydocs\data\player.xml' or a path relative to the application eg '..\..\data\player.xml'. your code will work only if 'player.xml' is in the home directory of the application alternatively, load the file through a classloader as a resource, and grab the inputstream ...

72. How to read my xml file