Module java.xml

Interface EntityReference

  • All Superinterfaces:
    XMLEvent, XMLStreamConstants

    public interface EntityReference
    extends XMLEvent
    An interface for handling Entity events. This event reports entities that have not been resolved and reports their replacement text unprocessed (if available). This event will be reported if is set to false. If is set to true entity references will be resolved transparently. Entities are handled in two possible ways: (1) If is set to true all entity references are resolved and reported as markup transparently. (2) If is set to false Entity references are reported as an EntityReference Event.
    • Method Detail

      • getDeclaration

        EntityDeclaration getDeclaration()
        Return the declaration of this entity.
      • getName

        String getName()
        The name of the entity
        the entity's name, may not be null