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Re^2: XML::LibXML- Escape Empty Tags

by Anonymous Monk
on Jul 30, 2009 at 15:21 UTC ( #784644=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: XML::LibXML- Escape Empty Tags
in thread XML::LibXML- Escape Empty Tags

I have no idea as to where i need to implement this line, can you just develop or explain a bit more this path, i would try it if at least i knew where to try :) Sorry i am completly lost.


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Re^3: XML::LibXML- Escape Empty Tags
by ramrod (Chaplain) on Jul 30, 2009 at 15:58 UTC
    So I guess you didn't try anything?
    It seemed from the code you posted that you were somewhat familiar with XML::LibXML.
    Anyway, if you want to access text try (in your loop):
    $child->textContent;
    Or if you want to get the text node try (anywhere after you parse the file):
    $tree->findnodes("//imageURL_med/text()");
      I ve just discovered the module yesterday and tried to actually output something :D, after reading quite few things i tried the hasChild function to check if there is data in those tag but couldn't make it work,. So i ve tried but my knowledge and skills are very limited. Thanks for the tip though

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