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 Details

    • getDeclaration

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

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