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Parsing of a String using DOM or SAX

 
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Hi,

I have got the entire contents of a XML file in a String.

Is it possible to parse the XML from the String using DOM or SAX.
The problem is I am only having the string as the source and not any xml file.

Will highly appreciate any kind of help in this regard.

thanks,

Parag
 
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Firstly construct InputSource as org.xml.sax.InputSource(new StringReader(String a)) and then parse this InputSource object as arguement to DocumentBuilder.parse(inputSource).

Hope it helps
 
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you can do something like this:

byte bytearray[] = msgXML.getBytes();
ByteArrayInputStream bais = new ByteArrayInputStream(bytearray);
pa(i.e parserref).parse(new InputSource(bais));
 
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By the way, this is a FAQ.
 
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