org.apache.xml.serialize
Class OutputFormat

java.lang.Object
  extended by org.apache.xml.serialize.OutputFormat

Deprecated. This class was deprecated in Xerces 2.9.0. It is recommended that new applications use the DOM Level 3 LSSerializer or JAXP's Transformation API for XML (TrAX) for serializing XML and HTML. See the Xerces documentation for more information.

public class OutputFormat
extends java.lang.Object

Specifies an output format to control the serializer. Based on the XSLT specification for output format, plus additional parameters. Used to select the suitable serializer and determine how the document should be formatted on output.

The two interesting constructors are:

Version:
$Revision: 476048 $ $Date: 2006-11-16 23:32:47 -0500 (Thu, 16 Nov 2006) $
Author:
Assaf Arkin Keith Visco
See Also:
Serializer, Method, LineSeparator

Nested Class Summary
static class OutputFormat.Defaults
          Deprecated. This class was deprecated in Xerces 2.9.0. It is recommended that new applications use the DOM Level 3 LSSerializer or JAXP's Transformation API for XML (TrAX) for serializing XML and HTML. See the Xerces documentation for more information.
static class OutputFormat.DTD
          Deprecated. This class was deprecated in Xerces 2.9.0. It is recommended that new applications use the DOM Level 3 LSSerializer or JAXP's Transformation API for XML (TrAX) for serializing XML and HTML. See the Xerces documentation for more information.
 
Constructor Summary
OutputFormat()
          Deprecated. Constructs a new output format with the default values.
OutputFormat(org.w3c.dom.Document doc)
          Deprecated. Constructs a new output format with the proper method, document type identifiers and media type for the specified document.
OutputFormat(org.w3c.dom.Document doc, java.lang.String encoding, boolean indenting)
          Deprecated. Constructs a new output format with the proper method, document type identifiers and media type for the specified document, and with the specified encoding.
OutputFormat(java.lang.String method, java.lang.String encoding, boolean indenting)
          Deprecated. Constructs a new output format with the default values for the specified method and encoding.
 
Method Summary
 java.lang.String[] getCDataElements()
          Deprecated. Returns a list of all the elements whose text node children should be output as CDATA, or null if no such elements were specified.
 java.lang.String getDoctypePublic()
          Deprecated. Returns the specified document type public identifier, or null.
 java.lang.String getDoctypeSystem()
          Deprecated. Returns the specified document type system identifier, or null.
 java.lang.String getEncoding()
          Deprecated. Returns the specified encoding.
 EncodingInfo getEncodingInfo()
          Deprecated. Returns an EncodingInfo instance for the encoding.
 int getIndent()
          Deprecated. Returns the indentation specified.
 boolean getIndenting()
          Deprecated. Returns true if indentation was specified.
 char getLastPrintable()
          Deprecated. Returns the last printable character based on the selected encoding.
 java.lang.String getLineSeparator()
          Deprecated. Returns a specific line separator to use.
 int getLineWidth()
          Deprecated. Return the selected line width for breaking up long lines.
 java.lang.String getMediaType()
          Deprecated. Returns the specified media type, or null.
 java.lang.String getMethod()
          Deprecated. Returns the method specified for this output format.
 java.lang.String[] getNonEscapingElements()
          Deprecated. Returns a list of all the elements whose text node children should be output unescaped (no character references), or null if no such elements were specified.
 boolean getOmitComments()
          Deprecated. Returns true if comments should be ommited.
 boolean getOmitDocumentType()
          Deprecated. Returns true if the DOCTYPE declaration should be ommited.
 boolean getOmitXMLDeclaration()
          Deprecated. Returns true if the XML document declaration should be ommited.
 boolean getPreserveEmptyAttributes()
          Deprecated. Returns the preserveEmptyAttribute flag.
 boolean getPreserveSpace()
          Deprecated. Returns true if the default behavior for this format is to preserve spaces.
 boolean getStandalone()
          Deprecated. Returns true if the document type is standalone.
 java.lang.String getVersion()
          Deprecated. Returns the version for this output method.
 boolean isCDataElement(java.lang.String tagName)
          Deprecated. Returns true if the text node children of the given elements should be output as CDATA.
 boolean isNonEscapingElement(java.lang.String tagName)
          Deprecated. Returns true if the text node children of the given elements should be output unescaped.
 boolean setAllowJavaNames()
          Deprecated. Returns whether java encoding names are permitted
 void setAllowJavaNames(boolean allow)
          Deprecated. Sets whether java encoding names are permitted
 void setCDataElements(java.lang.String[] cdataElements)
          Deprecated. Sets the list of elements for which text node children should be output as CDATA.
 void setDoctype(java.lang.String publicId, java.lang.String systemId)
          Deprecated. Sets the document type public and system identifiers.
 void setEncoding(EncodingInfo encInfo)
          Deprecated. Sets the encoding for this output method with an EncodingInfo instance.
 void setEncoding(java.lang.String encoding)
          Deprecated. Sets the encoding for this output method.
 void setIndent(int indent)
          Deprecated. Sets the indentation.
 void setIndenting(boolean on)
          Deprecated. Sets the indentation on and off.
 void setLineSeparator(java.lang.String lineSeparator)
          Deprecated. Sets the line separator.
 void setLineWidth(int lineWidth)
          Deprecated. Sets the line width.
 void setMediaType(java.lang.String mediaType)
          Deprecated. Sets the media type.
 void setMethod(java.lang.String method)
          Deprecated. Sets the method for this output format.
 void setNonEscapingElements(java.lang.String[] nonEscapingElements)
          Deprecated. Sets the list of elements for which text node children should be output unescaped (no character references).
 void setOmitComments(boolean omit)
          Deprecated. Sets comment omitting on and off.
 void setOmitDocumentType(boolean omit)
          Deprecated. Sets DOCTYPE declaration omitting on and off.
 void setOmitXMLDeclaration(boolean omit)
          Deprecated. Sets XML declaration omitting on and off.
 void setPreserveEmptyAttributes(boolean preserve)
          Deprecated. Sets the preserveEmptyAttribute flag.
 void setPreserveSpace(boolean preserve)
          Deprecated. Sets space preserving as the default behavior.
 void setStandalone(boolean standalone)
          Deprecated. Sets document DTD standalone.
 void setVersion(java.lang.String version)
          Deprecated. Sets the version for this output method.
static java.lang.String whichDoctypePublic(org.w3c.dom.Document doc)
          Deprecated. Returns the document type public identifier specified for this document, or null.
static java.lang.String whichDoctypeSystem(org.w3c.dom.Document doc)
          Deprecated. Returns the document type system identifier specified for this document, or null.
static java.lang.String whichMediaType(java.lang.String method)
          Deprecated. Returns the suitable media format for a document output with the specified method.
static java.lang.String whichMethod(org.w3c.dom.Document doc)
          Deprecated. Determine the output method for the specified document.
 
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait
 

Constructor Detail

OutputFormat

public OutputFormat()
Deprecated. 
Constructs a new output format with the default values.


OutputFormat

public OutputFormat(java.lang.String method,
                    java.lang.String encoding,
                    boolean indenting)
Deprecated. 
Constructs a new output format with the default values for the specified method and encoding. If indent is true, the document will be pretty printed with the default indentation level and default line wrapping.

Parameters:
method - The specified output method
encoding - The specified encoding
indenting - True for pretty printing
See Also:
setEncoding(java.lang.String), setIndenting(boolean), setMethod(java.lang.String)

OutputFormat

public OutputFormat(org.w3c.dom.Document doc)
Deprecated. 
Constructs a new output format with the proper method, document type identifiers and media type for the specified document.

Parameters:
doc - The document to output
See Also:
whichMethod(org.w3c.dom.Document)

OutputFormat

public OutputFormat(org.w3c.dom.Document doc,
                    java.lang.String encoding,
                    boolean indenting)
Deprecated. 
Constructs a new output format with the proper method, document type identifiers and media type for the specified document, and with the specified encoding. If indent is true, the document will be pretty printed with the default indentation level and default line wrapping.

Parameters:
doc - The document to output
encoding - The specified encoding
indenting - True for pretty printing
See Also:
setEncoding(java.lang.String), setIndenting(boolean), whichMethod(org.w3c.dom.Document)
Method Detail

getMethod

public java.lang.String getMethod()
Deprecated. 
Returns the method specified for this output format. Typically the method will be xml, html or text, but it might be other values. If no method was specified, null will be returned and the most suitable method will be determined for the document by calling whichMethod(org.w3c.dom.Document).

Returns:
The specified output method, or null

setMethod

public void setMethod(java.lang.String method)
Deprecated. 
Sets the method for this output format.

Parameters:
method - The output method, or null
See Also:
getMethod()

getVersion

public java.lang.String getVersion()
Deprecated. 
Returns the version for this output method. If no version was specified, will return null and the default version number will be used. If the serializer does not support that particular version, it should default to a supported version.

Returns:
The specified method version, or null

setVersion

public void setVersion(java.lang.String version)
Deprecated. 
Sets the version for this output method. For XML the value would be "1.0", for HTML it would be "4.0".

Parameters:
version - The output method version, or null
See Also:
getVersion()

getIndent

public int getIndent()
Deprecated. 
Returns the indentation specified. If no indentation was specified, zero is returned and the document should not be indented.

Returns:
The indentation or zero
See Also:
setIndenting(boolean)

getIndenting

public boolean getIndenting()
Deprecated. 
Returns true if indentation was specified.


setIndent

public void setIndent(int indent)
Deprecated. 
Sets the indentation. The document will not be indented if the indentation is set to zero. Calling setIndenting(boolean) will reset this value to zero (off) or the default (on).

Parameters:
indent - The indentation, or zero

setIndenting

public void setIndenting(boolean on)
Deprecated. 
Sets the indentation on and off. When set on, the default indentation level and default line wrapping is used (see OutputFormat.Defaults.Indent and OutputFormat.Defaults.LineWidth). To specify a different indentation level or line wrapping, use setIndent(int) and setLineWidth(int).

Parameters:
on - True if indentation should be on

getEncoding

public java.lang.String getEncoding()
Deprecated. 
Returns the specified encoding. If no encoding was specified, the default is always "UTF-8".

Returns:
The encoding

setEncoding

public void setEncoding(java.lang.String encoding)
Deprecated. 
Sets the encoding for this output method. If no encoding was specified, the default is always "UTF-8". Make sure the encoding is compatible with the one used by the Writer.

Parameters:
encoding - The encoding, or null
See Also:
getEncoding()

setEncoding

public void setEncoding(EncodingInfo encInfo)
Deprecated. 
Sets the encoding for this output method with an EncodingInfo instance.


getEncodingInfo

public EncodingInfo getEncodingInfo()
                             throws java.io.UnsupportedEncodingException
Deprecated. 
Returns an EncodingInfo instance for the encoding.

Throws:
java.io.UnsupportedEncodingException
See Also:
setEncoding(java.lang.String)

setAllowJavaNames

public void setAllowJavaNames(boolean allow)
Deprecated. 
Sets whether java encoding names are permitted


setAllowJavaNames

public boolean setAllowJavaNames()
Deprecated. 
Returns whether java encoding names are permitted


getMediaType

public java.lang.String getMediaType()
Deprecated. 
Returns the specified media type, or null. To determine the media type based on the document type, use whichMediaType(java.lang.String).

Returns:
The specified media type, or null

setMediaType

public void setMediaType(java.lang.String mediaType)
Deprecated. 
Sets the media type.

Parameters:
mediaType - The specified media type
See Also:
getMediaType()

setDoctype

public void setDoctype(java.lang.String publicId,
                       java.lang.String systemId)
Deprecated. 
Sets the document type public and system identifiers. Required only if the DOM Document or SAX events do not specify the document type, and one must be present in the serialized document. Any document type specified by the DOM Document or SAX events will override these values.

Parameters:
publicId - The public identifier, or null
systemId - The system identifier, or null

getDoctypePublic

public java.lang.String getDoctypePublic()
Deprecated. 
Returns the specified document type public identifier, or null.


getDoctypeSystem

public java.lang.String getDoctypeSystem()
Deprecated. 
Returns the specified document type system identifier, or null.


getOmitComments

public boolean getOmitComments()
Deprecated. 
Returns true if comments should be ommited. The default is false.


setOmitComments

public void setOmitComments(boolean omit)
Deprecated. 
Sets comment omitting on and off.

Parameters:
omit - True if comments should be ommited

getOmitDocumentType

public boolean getOmitDocumentType()
Deprecated. 
Returns true if the DOCTYPE declaration should be ommited. The default is false.


setOmitDocumentType

public void setOmitDocumentType(boolean omit)
Deprecated. 
Sets DOCTYPE declaration omitting on and off.

Parameters:
omit - True if DOCTYPE declaration should be ommited

getOmitXMLDeclaration

public boolean getOmitXMLDeclaration()
Deprecated. 
Returns true if the XML document declaration should be ommited. The default is false.


setOmitXMLDeclaration

public void setOmitXMLDeclaration(boolean omit)
Deprecated. 
Sets XML declaration omitting on and off.

Parameters:
omit - True if XML declaration should be ommited

getStandalone

public boolean getStandalone()
Deprecated. 
Returns true if the document type is standalone. The default is false.


setStandalone

public void setStandalone(boolean standalone)
Deprecated. 
Sets document DTD standalone. The public and system identifiers must be null for the document to be serialized as standalone.

Parameters:
standalone - True if document DTD is standalone

getCDataElements

public java.lang.String[] getCDataElements()
Deprecated. 
Returns a list of all the elements whose text node children should be output as CDATA, or null if no such elements were specified.


isCDataElement

public boolean isCDataElement(java.lang.String tagName)
Deprecated. 
Returns true if the text node children of the given elements should be output as CDATA.

Parameters:
tagName - The element's tag name
Returns:
True if should serialize as CDATA

setCDataElements

public void setCDataElements(java.lang.String[] cdataElements)
Deprecated. 
Sets the list of elements for which text node children should be output as CDATA.

Parameters:
cdataElements - List of CDATA element tag names

getNonEscapingElements

public java.lang.String[] getNonEscapingElements()
Deprecated. 
Returns a list of all the elements whose text node children should be output unescaped (no character references), or null if no such elements were specified.


isNonEscapingElement

public boolean isNonEscapingElement(java.lang.String tagName)
Deprecated. 
Returns true if the text node children of the given elements should be output unescaped.

Parameters:
tagName - The element's tag name
Returns:
True if should serialize unescaped

setNonEscapingElements

public void setNonEscapingElements(java.lang.String[] nonEscapingElements)
Deprecated. 
Sets the list of elements for which text node children should be output unescaped (no character references).

Parameters:
nonEscapingElements - List of unescaped element tag names

getLineSeparator

public java.lang.String getLineSeparator()
Deprecated. 
Returns a specific line separator to use. The default is the Web line separator (\n). A string is returned to support double codes (CR + LF).

Returns:
The specified line separator

setLineSeparator

public void setLineSeparator(java.lang.String lineSeparator)
Deprecated. 
Sets the line separator. The default is the Web line separator (\n). The machine's line separator can be obtained from the system property line.separator, but is only useful if the document is edited on machines of the same type. For general documents, use the Web line separator.

Parameters:
lineSeparator - The specified line separator

getPreserveSpace

public boolean getPreserveSpace()
Deprecated. 
Returns true if the default behavior for this format is to preserve spaces. All elements that do not specify otherwise or specify the default behavior will be formatted based on this rule. All elements that specify space preserving will always preserve space.


setPreserveSpace

public void setPreserveSpace(boolean preserve)
Deprecated. 
Sets space preserving as the default behavior. The default is space stripping and all elements that do not specify otherwise or use the default value will not preserve spaces.

Parameters:
preserve - True if spaces should be preserved

getLineWidth

public int getLineWidth()
Deprecated. 
Return the selected line width for breaking up long lines. When indenting, and only when indenting, long lines will be broken at space boundaries based on this line width. No line wrapping occurs if this value is zero.


setLineWidth

public void setLineWidth(int lineWidth)
Deprecated. 
Sets the line width. If zero then no line wrapping will occur. Calling setIndenting(boolean) will reset this value to zero (off) or the default (on).

Parameters:
lineWidth - The line width to use, zero for default
See Also:
getLineWidth(), setIndenting(boolean)

getPreserveEmptyAttributes

public boolean getPreserveEmptyAttributes()
Deprecated. 
Returns the preserveEmptyAttribute flag. If flag is false, then' attributes with empty string values are output as the attribute name only (in HTML mode).

Returns:
preserve the preserve flag

setPreserveEmptyAttributes

public void setPreserveEmptyAttributes(boolean preserve)
Deprecated. 
Sets the preserveEmptyAttribute flag. If flag is false, then' attributes with empty string values are output as the attribute name only (in HTML mode).

Parameters:
preserve - the preserve flag

getLastPrintable

public char getLastPrintable()
Deprecated. 
Returns the last printable character based on the selected encoding. Control characters and non-printable characters are always printed as character references.


whichMethod

public static java.lang.String whichMethod(org.w3c.dom.Document doc)
Deprecated. 
Determine the output method for the specified document. If the document is an instance of HTMLDocument then the method is said to be html. If the root element is 'html' and all text nodes preceding the root element are all whitespace, then the method is said to be html. Otherwise the method is xml.

Parameters:
doc - The document to check
Returns:
The suitable method

whichDoctypePublic

public static java.lang.String whichDoctypePublic(org.w3c.dom.Document doc)
Deprecated. 
Returns the document type public identifier specified for this document, or null.


whichDoctypeSystem

public static java.lang.String whichDoctypeSystem(org.w3c.dom.Document doc)
Deprecated. 
Returns the document type system identifier specified for this document, or null.


whichMediaType

public static java.lang.String whichMediaType(java.lang.String method)
Deprecated. 
Returns the suitable media format for a document output with the specified method.



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