Instance Method

detach

Detaches the receiver from its parent node.

Declaration

- (void)detach;

Discussion

This method is applicable to NSXMLNode objects representing elements, text, comments, processing instructions, attributes, and namespaces. Once the node object is detached, you can add it as a child node of another parent.

See Also

Navigating the Tree of Nodes

rootDocument

Returns the NSXMLDocument object containing the root element and representing the XML document as a whole.

parent

Returns the parent node of the receiver.

- childAtIndex:

Returns the child node of the receiver at the specified location.

childCount

Returns the number of child nodes the receiver has.

children

Returns an immutable array containing the child nodes of the receiver (as NSXMLNode objects).

nextNode

Returns the next NSXMLNode object in document order.

nextSibling

Returns the next NSXMLNode object that is a sibling node to the receiver.

previousNode

Returns the previous NSXMLNode object in document order.

previousSibling

Returns the previous NSXMLNode object that is a sibling node to the receiver.