Type Method

namespaceWithName:stringValue:

Returns an NSXMLNode object representing a namespace with a specified name and URI.

Declaration

+ (id)namespaceWithName:(NSString *)name stringValue:(NSString *)stringValue;

Parameters

name

A string that is the name of the namespace. Specify an empty string for name to get the default namespace.

value

A string that identifies the URI associated with the namespace.

Return Value

An NSXMLNode object of kind NSXMLNamespaceKind or nil if the object couldn't be created.

Discussion

The equivalent namespace declaration in XML markup is xmlns:name="value".

Special Considerations

Applications linked on macOS 10.6 or later will throw an exception if the name parameter is nil.

See Also

Creating and Initializing Node Objects

- initWithKind:

Returns an NSXMLNode instance initialized with the constant indicating node kind.

- initWithKind:options:

Returns an NSXMLNode instance initialized with the constant indicating node kind and one or more initialization options.

+ document

Returns an empty document node.

+ documentWithRootElement:

Returns an NSXMLDocument object initialized with a given root element.

+ elementWithName:

Returns an NSXMLElement object with a given tag identifier, or name

+ elementWithName:children:attributes:

Returns an NSXMLElement object with the given tag (name), attributes, and children.

+ elementWithName:stringValue:

Returns an NSXMLElement object with a single text-node child containing the specified text.

+ elementWithName:URI:

Returns an element whose fully qualified name is specified.

+ attributeWithName:stringValue:

Returns an NSXMLNode object representing an attribute node with a given name and string.

+ attributeWithName:URI:stringValue:

Returns an NSXMLNode object representing an attribute node with a given qualified name and string.

+ textWithStringValue:

Returns an NSXMLNode object representing a text node with specified content.

+ commentWithStringValue:

Returns an NSXMLNode object representing a comment node containing given text.

+ DTDNodeWithXMLString:

Returns a NSXMLDTDNode object representing the DTD declaration for an element, attribute, entity, or notation based on a given string.

+ predefinedNamespaceForPrefix:

Returns an NSXMLNode object representing one of the predefined namespaces with the specified prefix.

+ processingInstructionWithName:stringValue:

Returns an NSXMLNode object representing a processing instruction with a specified name and value.