Type Method

elementWithName:URI:

Returns an element whose fully qualified name is specified.

Declaration

+ (id)elementWithName:(NSString *)name URI:(NSString *)URI;

Parameters

name

A string that is the name (or tag identifier) of an element.

URI

A URI (Universal Resource Identifier) that qualifies name.

Return Value

An NSXMLElement object or nil if the object cannot be created.

Discussion

The equivalent XML markup is <URI:name></URI:name>.

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.

+ 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.

+ namespaceWithName:stringValue:

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

+ 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.